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Average Hourly Rate for KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Portland, Ore., KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Daycare Teacher to Preschool Teacher. Employees of KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. bring in an average of $11.37 per hour, and when they are working overtime, they earn $16.33. For the most part, employee paychecks at KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. fluctuate depending on your role at the company; where you live and how long you've been working also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. typically pays:
above market
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Employer: KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc.
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Portland, Oregon 


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Bringing in the most money are Assistant Child Care Directors — their earnings average $14.91 per hour. Preschool Teachers are a close second at $12.14 along with Toddler Teachers (approximately $11.00) and Teacher Assistants (about $10.56). On the lower end are Head Teachers at $10.38 on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $13.76 per hour) can be spotted in Pittsburgh, Pa.; Gurnee, Ill. (approximately $13.76), Boston, Mass. ($13.00), and Wheeling, Ill. (about $11.82) are the next top-paying cities. Vancouver, Wash. is near the bottom for pay at around $9.74. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. employee makes $12.83 per hour.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $11.15 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $10.78 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Elementary Teacher Certifications earn approximately $12.04 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. compensates Bachelor of Science in Child Development-holders the most at about $12.75 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be People Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $14.00 per hour. Childhood Education is regularly seen around here; a fair number of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Activities for Children, Curriculum Planning, and Spanish Language are also desirable skills.


Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. gives paid vacation days to a third of respondents and sick leave to 18 percent. The larger part of survey participants plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for the larger part of workers, and for a majority of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement, day care, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc.


97 %
3 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13
Hourly Rate
$9 - $14
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
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