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Child Care / Day Care Worker Salary with Childhood Education skills

A Child Care / Day Care Worker with Childhood Education skills earns an average wage of $9.17 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$11,960 - $50,167
(Median)
$12K
$25K
$50K
MEDIAN: $25,000
10%
50%
90%

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$7.26 - $12.80
(Median)
$7
$9
$13
MEDIAN: $9.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$11,960 - $50,167  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $650  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,128 - $29,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.26 - $12.80  
   
Overtime
$9.54 - $20.23  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $650  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$15,128 - $29,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 176

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Pay by Experience Level for Child Care / Day Care Worker with Childhood Education skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Child Care / Day Care Worker with Childhood Education skills Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$19,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 24% dental benefits Dental: 14%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 74%