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.