An Entry-Level Child Care Assistant earns an average wage of AU$21.08 per hour.

AU$39,663 - AU$46,323
AU$43K
MEDIAN: AU$43,448
50%
AU$18.50 - AU$25.43
AU$18
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$21.08
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$52K
Salary AU$43,448
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$38,606 - AU$52,715
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data AU$0AU$27
Hourly Rate AU$18.50 - AU$25.43
Hourly Tips AU$1.21
Overtime AU$27.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$52K
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$38,606 - AU$52,715
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 141

Child Care Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,985

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

Child Care Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Child Care Assistant in Geelong:
"Stress levels,"
Poor wages for what we are expected to do.

Key Stats for Child Care Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
11%

Skills That Affect Child Care Assistant Salaries



National Average
AU$44,000

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%