The average rate for a Child Care / Day Care Worker in Calgary, Alberta is C$15.68 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$20,208 - C$38,000
C$32K
MEDIAN: C$32,000
50%
C$11.41 - C$19.20
C$11
C$15
C$19
MEDIAN: C$15.08
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$40K
Salary C$32,000
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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C$22,376 - C$40,090
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$11.41 - C$19.20
Overtime C$25.50
Annual Data C$0C$40K
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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C$22,376 - C$40,090
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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

Key Stats for Child Care / Day Care Worker

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Child Care / Day Care Worker Salaries

▲22%

▲3%

National Average
C$31,000

▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 65%