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Director, Child Care Salary

A Director, Child Care earns an average salary of $35,268 per year. A skill in Budget Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$24,200 - $51,442
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$51K
MEDIAN: $35,267
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$9.27 - $17.97
(Median)
$9
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$24,200 - $51,442  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,022  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $9,826  
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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$21,454 - $50,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,007
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.27 - $17.97  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $23.76  
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$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,022  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $9,826  
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).
)
$21,454 - $50,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 408

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Job Description for Director, Child Care

Directors of child care oversee child care facilities and supervise any teachers, teaching assistants, and child care associates working in the facility. They also oversee the hiring of new employees and train new hires for their appointed positions. They collaborate with parents to determine the educational needs of each child and ensure that the teachers and other employees are meeting those needs. Directors of child care support the facility's teachers and teaching assistants in their daily endeavors and make sure the center runs smoothly and efficiently.

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Director, Child Care Tasks

  • Ensure an educational, caring and safe environment for children enrolled in child care.
  • Direct operation of child care center or preschool.
  • Set educational standards and goals, and establish programs to carry them out.
  • Allocate funds for staff, supplies, materials and equipment.
  • Recruit, select and retain quality staff.

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Experience Affects Director, Child Care Salaries



National Average
$33,000



Skills That Affect Director, Child Care Salaries




Childhood Education
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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National Average
$33,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 275 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 33%
vision benefits Vision: 22% employee benefits None: 53%
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