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

The average wage for an Early Childhood Educator (ECE) in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$23.93 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$38,553 - AU$63,470
AU$39K
AU$53K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$52,939
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AU$20.17 - AU$28.77
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$23.93
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AU$0AU$63K
Salary AU$38,553 - AU$63,470
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$41,741 - AU$60,856
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$20.17 - AU$28.77
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$41,741 - AU$60,856
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 174

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$48,000 based on 139 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 47 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$53,000 based on 33 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$52,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Early Childhood Educator (ECE)

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Salaries

▲5%

▲4%

▲3%

National Average
AU$50,000

▼4%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%