ERIC Number: EJ475946
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Compensation and Turnover of Direct-Care Staff in Developmental Disabilities Residential Facilities in the United States. I: Wages and Benefits.
Mitchell, Dale; Braddock, David
Mental Retardation, v31 n6 p429-37 Dec 1993
Analysis of data from more than 1,600 residential facilities serving individuals with developmental disabilities revealed that real wages of direct care staff have declined significantly during the last decade, and the wage differential between public and private facilities (in favor of public facilities) has doubled during the past 10 years. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue: International Perspectives in Mental Retardation.