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Child Care / Day Care Worker Salary

A Child Care / Day Care Worker earns an average wage of AU$20.00 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$20,608 - AU$49,405
(Median)
AU$21K
AU$36K
AU$49K
MEDIAN: AU$36,366
10%
50%
90%

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AU$16.45 - AU$24.40
(Median)
AU$16
AU$20
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$17KAU$34KAU$51K
Salary
AU$20,608 - AU$49,405  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$300.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$33,346 - AU$50,869  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$11AU$22AU$33
Hourly Rate
AU$16.45 - AU$24.40  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$31.94  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$300.00  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$33,346 - AU$50,869  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 644

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Pay by Experience Level for Child Care / Day Care Worker

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Child Care / Day Care Worker Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
AU$41,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 4% dental benefits Dental: 1%
vision benefits Vision: 1% employee benefits None: 95%