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Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salary

The average pay for an Early Childhood Educator (ECE) is C$14.89 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.

C$22,333 - C$44,026
(Median)
C$22K
C$32K
C$44K
MEDIAN: C$32,204
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C$11.56 - C$20.49
(Median)
C$12
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$14.00
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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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C$0C$15KC$30KC$45K
Salary
C$22,333 - C$44,026  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,800  
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$23,793 - C$42,876  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 336
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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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$11.56 - C$20.49  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$32.67  
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.
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,800  
   
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).
)
C$23,793 - C$42,876  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,507

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What is it like working as an Early Childhood Educator (ECE)?

Early Childhood Educator (ECE) in Mississauga:
"ECE job."
Pros: I like working with kids. I like meeting new faces and working with different age groups. I like working in the field that I went to school for.

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Experience Affects Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries




National Average
C$31,000


Skills That Affect Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

Curriculum Planning
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Childhood Education
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Activities for Children
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National Average
C$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 181 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 48% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 49%