The average pay for an Experienced Child Care / Day Care Worker is AU$23.19 per hour.

AU$15,705 - AU$74,497
AU$16K
AU$44K
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$43,900
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.72 - AU$28.06
AU$20
AU$23
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$23.44
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$74K
Salary AU$15,705 - AU$74,497
Bonus AU$500
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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AU$40,335 - AU$58,362
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$19.72 - AU$28.06
Overtime AU$20.88
Annual Data AU$0AU$58K
Bonus AU$500
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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AU$40,335 - AU$58,362
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 104

Job Description for Child Care / Day Care Worker

A child care or day care worker is primarily responsible for watching children as they play and ensuring their safety. For each child under their care, they must make note of what activities the child engaged in on that particular day, what they ate and any other applicable information, such as when the child’s diaper was changed or what time the child received medication.

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Child Care / Day Care Worker Tasks

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

Child Care / Day Care Worker Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$48,709

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Child Care / Day Care Worker

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
93%
20 years or more
7%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%