Average Hourly Rate for The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $17.00), people who work for The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development earn a median wage of $11.48 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development workers, followed by your experience level and your job title. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) (17)
$10.09 - $16.06  
[-]Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) (17)
Hourly Rate$10.09 - $16.06  
[+]Daycare Teacher (15)
$8.79 - $16.07  
[+]Daycare Teacher (15)
Hourly Rate$8.79 - $16.07  
[+]Toddler Teacher (11)
$7.95 - $16.27  
[+]Toddler Teacher (11)
Hourly Rate$7.95 - $16.27  
[+]Teacher Assistant (10)
$8.56 - $14.90  
[+]Teacher Assistant (10)
Hourly Rate$8.56 - $14.90  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 86
United States (change)


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($14.25 per hour) can be spotted in Chicago; Richmond (around $13.50), Bedford (about $13.00), and Westford ($12.75) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Aurora; in fact, at $9.17 it is one of the worst-paid cities. Within the firm, employees working in Virginia take home the most — approximately $14.00 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make around $10.20. The greater proportion of employees (48 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home $11.15 per hour.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Preschool Teachers, Daycare Teachers, Toddler Teachers, and Teacher Aides; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $12.54, the other salaries come in at $11.50, $10.50, and about $9.63, respectively. Teacher Assistants make approximately $9.40, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Infant/Toddler Caregivers receive bigger paychecks ($12.77) than those without credentials. Salaries typically rise to $12.66 per hour for accredited Teacher Certifications. At The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development, employees who hold a Bachelor of Education (BEd), Early Childhood Education receive the highest pay at about $13.75.


Employees who count Curriculum Planning among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $12.51. Childhood Education is regularly seen around here; more than half of those surveyed report it as a core competency.


The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development's employees are largely female (the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development can sometimes lack paid time off; 29 percent get paid vacation days, and 18 percent receive paid sick leave. Nearly one in four workers report contributing to a 401(k). Roughly one-half receive health insurance, and nearly one in three workers get dental coverage. Perks also include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and day care.

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Key Stats for The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development


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