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. ($8.86). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Ohio, where the average salary is around $10.14 per hour.
Daycare Teachers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $11.39 per hour; Toddler Teachers, Teacher Assistants, and Head Teachers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $10.87, $9.82, and approximately $8.86, respectively.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $8.88 per hour. The largest fraction of Brightside Academy people (60 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $9.94 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
First Aid Administrators earn $8.97 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts.
Employees who count Childhood Education among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $9.94 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Brightside Academy is Activities for Children, with the larger part considering it a key competency.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of survey participants report having health insurance, and a majority of workers report having dental coverage.