An Early Childhood Educator (ECE) earns an average wage of NZ$22.49 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

NZ$25,169 - NZ$61,156
(Median)
NZ$25K
NZ$45K
NZ$61K
MEDIAN: NZ$44,609
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NZ$16.39 - NZ$26.24
(Median)
NZ$16
NZ$22
NZ$26
MEDIAN: NZ$22.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$21KNZ$42KNZ$63K
Salary
NZ$25,169 - NZ$61,156  
   
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$33,659 - NZ$55,167  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$10NZ$20NZ$30
Hourly Rate
NZ$16.39 - NZ$26.24  
   
Overtime
NZ$14.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$20KNZ$40KNZ$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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NZ$33,659 - NZ$55,167  
   
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 218
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Pay by Experience Level for Early Childhood Educator (ECE)

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$46,504

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Experience Affects Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
NZ$47,000


Skills That Affect Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

Team Leadership
up arrow 7%

National Average
NZ$47,000

Childhood Education
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 89%
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