A Child Care Center Director earns an average wage of AU$30.78 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$49,226 - AU$78,784
AU$49K
AU$63K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$62,825
10%
50%
90%
AU$28.21 - AU$38.78
AU$28
AU$31
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$30.78
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$82K
Salary AU$49,226 - AU$78,784
Bonus AU$3,500
Profit Sharing AU$0.00
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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AU$55,219 - AU$82,331
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$28.21 - AU$38.78
Annual Data AU$0AU$82K
Bonus AU$3,500
Profit Sharing AU$0.00
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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AU$55,219 - AU$82,331
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Child Care Center Director

Child care center directors oversee the administrative and day-to-day operations of day care centers, preschools, and other short-term child care facilities. Their duties include ensuring a safe and education environment for children, evaluating the finances of their facility, and advising teachers and other subordinates in curriculum and activities. They also monitor services to ensure that all licensing standards are met, represent the child care center in the accreditation process, brainstorm and implement marketing campaigns, and serve as tour guide of the facility. These directors may also play a role in enrolling children, and they play a role in ensuring all services meet the expectations of parents and children.

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Child Care Center Director Tasks

  • Maintain school paperwork, keeping files on each child, attendance and incident reports, and proof of meeting government regulations.
  • Manage the budget, paying expenses for facilities, authorizing purchases, and ensuring adequate revenue is coming in.
  • Hire, supervise, and evaluate facility staff, provide mentoring and training to help teachers improve their skills.
  • Plan, manage, market, and direct a preschool or childcare program.
  • Meet with parents to discuss student progress and answer questions about school programs.

Child Care Center Director Pay By Employer

$0$79K

$44,683

$56,481

$41,054

YMCA
8 profiles
$27,882

Child Care Center Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,972

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

Key Stats for Child Care Center Director

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Child Care Center Director Salaries

▲12%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼1%

▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 91%