Average Hourly Rate for Brightside Academy Employees

Operating out of Philadelphia, Pa., child care / day care company Brightside Academy employs talent in positions ranging from Toddler Teacher to Head Teacher. Median pay for Brightside Academy workers sits around $9.51 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $13.94. Though your job title and your experience level do impact pay, where you live is the primary influence on employee salary at Brightside Academy. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Child Care / Day Care

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Residents of Pittsburgh, Pa. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $13.44 per hour; other top-paying cities include Cleveland, Ohio ($10.14) and the company's headquarter city of Philadelphia, Pa. (around $8.86). Across Brightside Academy's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Ohio earn the most, taking home $9.51 per hour.


Daycare Teachers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $11.39 per hour; Teacher Assistants come in second with average earnings amounting to about $9.82, while Toddler Teachers and Head Teachers rank near the top as well ($9.50 and around $8.86, respectively).

Years of Experience

Average pay is $8.88 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (64 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $9.51 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists earn approximately $11.21 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Childhood Education among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $9.94 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Brightside Academy is Activities for Children; approximately one-half of employees use it for work.

Benefits and Perks

Brightside Academy provides health insurance to the larger part of employees, and a majority of respondents do receive dental coverage.

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Key Stats for Brightside Academy


77 %
23 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $12
Hourly Rate
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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