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Child and Youth Worker Salary (United States)

An average Child and Youth Worker in the United States can expect to take home roughly $12.12 per hour. Work is enjoyable for Child and Youth Workers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — one-third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the larger part and dental plans are enjoyed by a little more than half. Women make up the majority of Child and Youth Workers (66 percent) who completed the questionnaire.
Child and Youth Worker Salary (?
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$22,161 - $48,027
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $30,910
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Child and Youth Worker Salary (?
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$8.98 - $17.11
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$22,161 - $48,027  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
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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$20,024 - $40,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.98 - $17.11  
   
Overtime
$6.09 - $24.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
   
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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$20,024 - $40,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
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Job Description for Child and Youth Worker

  • Keep facility hygienic and workspace neat and orderly.
  • Plan and implement group and individual activities.
  • Supervise children, ensuring safety, and adherence to regulations.
  • Create, revise, and update documents about children, their care, and the facility.

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Experience Affects Child and Youth Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 34%
Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
National Average
$28,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
66%
female alumni
 
Male
34%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 62% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 34%