Daycare Provider Salary

The average wage for a Daycare Provider is $9.67 per hour. A skill in CPR is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$12,960 - $56,000
$13K
$30K
$56K
MEDIAN: $29,837
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50%
90%

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$7.83 - $13.80
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$9
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MEDIAN: $9.70
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$0$56K
Salary $12,960 - $56,000
Bonus $100.00
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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$15,300 - $41,872
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data $0$13
Hourly Rate $7.83 - $13.80
Overtime $9.50
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $100.00
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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$15,300 - $41,872
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 124

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Job Description for Daycare Provider

Daycare providers are responsible for caring for children when their parents and guardians are working or otherwise unavailable. They must take good care of children's basic needs, such as feeding and diaper-changing, and some daycare providers work in an educational setting to teach children socially and academically.

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Daycare Provider Tasks

  • Interact with other adults, including parents and fellow child care workers, on behalf of children.
  • Contribute to facility's planning and administration.
  • Provide a safe, orderly environment in which children's needs (physical, emotional, social, etc.) are met effectively.
  • Maintain appropriate documentation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Daycare Provider

Pay by Experience for a Daycare Provider has a positive trend. An entry-level Daycare Provider with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 86 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Daycare Provider with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Daycare Provider which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 52 salaries. A Daycare Provider with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 24 salaries.

Daycare Provider Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Daycare Provider?

Daycare Provider in Breckenridge:
"Patience."
Patience is the key to helping children learn their full potential. They respond incredibly well to positive reinforcement and a happy, calm demeanor. If your daycare children are happy than their parents are happy. Word of mouth is the best advertisement!

Daycare Provider in Seattle:
"The harest but most rewarding job."
Always remember their just children starting to get to no this world. Began with written aggrements on times, days, and hourly pay... Happy Face.

Daycare Provider in Zion:
"Practical CEO."
Pros: I work as a Precinct Committee Woman, A CEO of a jewelry business, Child Care provider and Exec Director for a P.A.C. I love all of what I do. The degree program I choose made it all available to me..
Cons: I must make sure of my pay. I cannot rely on anything other than what I provide.

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Key Stats for Daycare Provider

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Daycare Provider Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲4%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$21,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Daycare Provider Salaries

CPR
▲83%

Childhood Education
▲2%

National Average
$21,000

Activities for Children
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 91%
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