Companions perform homemaking, personal care, social and business services for people who are elderly, disabled or recovering from illness. A trusted Companion assists his or her employer in a number of ways. A Companion’s duties may include driving, traveling with the employer and accompanying him or her to certain events and appointments. Duties may also include some assistance with activities of daily living (e.g., light housekeeping, help with meals, handling business affairs). This is a non-medical position.

Annual salary range: $36,400 to $60,000+