The average pay for an Early Childhood Educator (ECE) is C$14.64 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years 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.
Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Total Pay (?
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C$22,017 - C$44,091
(Median)
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44K
MEDIAN: C$31,251
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Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Total Pay (?
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C$10.88 - C$19.79
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MEDIAN: C$14.00
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$15KC$30KC$45K
Salary
C$22,017 - C$44,091  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,550  
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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C$22,770 - C$41,578  
PayScale
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,389
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$10.88 - C$19.79  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$30.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,550  
   
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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C$22,770 - C$41,578  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,389
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Pay Difference By Location
Vaughan
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Victoria
up arrow 8%
up arrow 7%
Ottawa
up arrow 6%
Hamilton
up arrow 4%
Vancouver
up arrow 4%
Brampton
up arrow 3%
Winnipeg
up arrow 3%
Scarborough
0%
National Average
C$31,000
Burlington
up arrow 1%
Markham
up arrow 2%
London
up arrow 6%
Mississauga
up arrow 9%
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Experience Affects Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%
Experienced
up arrow 10%
National Average
C$31,000

Skills That Affect Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

Activities for Children
up arrow 3%
Childhood Education
up arrow 3%
National Average
C$31,000
Curriculum Planning
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
99%
female alumni
 
Male
1%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 53%
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