A Child Care Assistant earns an average wage of AU$20.91 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AU$30,722 - AU$47,256
AU$31K
AU$41K
AU$47K
MEDIAN: AU$41,408
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AU$17.74 - AU$25.45
AU$18
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.91
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$18KAU$36KAU$54K
Salary
AU$30,722 - AU$47,256  
   
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).
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AU$36,695 - AU$52,674  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$10AU$20AU$30
Hourly Rate
AU$17.74 - AU$25.45  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$2.00  
Overtime
AU$27.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
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).
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AU$36,695 - AU$52,674  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 222

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

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Key Stats for Child Care Assistant

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Child Care Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

▲9%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
AU$43,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Child Care Assistant Salaries

Childhood Education
▼0%

Activities for Children
▼0%

National Average
AU$43,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 96%
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