Child Care / Day Care Worker Salary with Childhood Education skills (United States)

A Child Care / Day Care Worker with Childhood Education skills earns an average wage of $9.19 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.
Child Care / Day Care Worker with Childhood Education skills Salary (?
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$7.32 - $13.54
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.32 - $13.54  
   
Overtime
$9.76 - $20.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $650  
   
Total Pay (?
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$15,222 - $30,144  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 131
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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.

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

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
Experienced
up arrow 6%
Late-Career
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National Average
$20,000
Entry-Level
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Gender

Female
96%
female alumni
 
Male
4%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 27% dental benefits Dental: 17%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 72%
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