An Early Childhood Educator (ECE) earns an average wage of NZ$22.66 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

NZ$29,087 - NZ$60,448
NZ$29K
NZ$45K
NZ$60K
MEDIAN: NZ$44,815
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NZ$17.29 - NZ$26.11
NZ$17
NZ$23
NZ$26
MEDIAN: NZ$22.75
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Salary NZ$29,087 - NZ$60,448
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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NZ$34,776 - NZ$54,816
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$26
Hourly Rate NZ$17.29 - NZ$26.11
Overtime NZ$21.87
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$54K
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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NZ$34,776 - NZ$54,816
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 300

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Pay by Experience Level for Early Childhood Educator (ECE)

Pay by Experience for an Early Childhood Educator (ECE) has a positive trend. An entry-level Early Childhood Educator (ECE) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$45,000 based on 171 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Early Childhood Educator (ECE) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$49,000 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Early Childhood Educator (ECE) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$52,000 based on 63 salaries. An Early Childhood Educator (ECE) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$52,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$47,033

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Key Stats for Early Childhood Educator (ECE)

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

▲11%

Late-Career
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
NZ$47,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

Team Leadership
▲6%

National Average
NZ$47,000

Childhood Education
▼7%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 91%
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