A Child Care Assistant earns an average wage of C$12.32 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$11.01 - C$15.54
C$11
C$12
C$16
MEDIAN: C$12.32
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$18
Hourly Rate C$11.01 - C$15.54
Overtime C$18.61
Annual Data C$0C$33K
Bonus C$1,450
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$22,639 - C$33,027
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Child Care Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$25,740

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

Child Care Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Child Care Assistant?

Child Care Assistant in Calgary:
Pros: Being Creative, and using art to connect to people, teaching,
Cons: Dealing with difficult behaviour, Dealing with difficult people, limited hours, limited breaks or vacation,

Key Stats for Child Care Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Child Care Assistant Salaries

▲11%

▲7%

National Average
C$26,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 42%