Early Childhood Educator (ECE) in Melbourne, Victoria Salary (Australia)

The average wage for an Early Childhood Educator (ECE) in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$23.96 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$38,185 - AU$63,707
AU$38K
AU$52K
AU$64K
MEDIAN: AU$51,976
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AU$20.20 - AU$28.65
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$23.96
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AU$0AU$63K
Salary AU$38,185 - AU$63,707
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$41,599 - AU$60,719
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$20.20 - AU$28.65
Overtime AU$27.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$60K
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$41,599 - AU$60,719
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 171

Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Early Childhood Educator (ECE)

Pay by Experience for an Early Childhood Educator (ECE) has a positive trend. An entry-level Early Childhood Educator (ECE) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 140 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Early Childhood Educator (ECE) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Early Childhood Educator (ECE) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 32 salaries. An Early Childhood Educator (ECE) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Early Childhood Educator (ECE)

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

▲7%

▲7%

▲3%

National Average
AU$50,000

▼3%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 95%