A Child and Youth Worker in Toronto, Ontario earns an average wage of C$19.03 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$30,283 - C$54,504
C$30K
C$41K
C$55K
MEDIAN: C$41,371
10%
50%
90%
C$12.36 - C$27.33
C$12
C$18
C$27
MEDIAN: C$17.56
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$55K
Salary C$30,283 - C$54,504
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$28,898 - C$55,718
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 56
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$12.36 - C$27.33
Overtime C$22.50
Annual Data C$0C$55K
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$28,898 - C$55,718
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Job Description for Child and Youth Worker

Child and youth workers help to create and execute guided activities for young people, and they are employed primarily by parks departments, community centers, summer camps, and other organizations. Their work focuses on getting kids involved in fun, healthy, and safe activities to help build socialization, teamwork, and problem-solving skills among them.

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Child and Youth Worker Tasks

  • Supervise children, ensuring safety, and adherence to regulations.
  • Create, revise, and update documents about children, their care, and the facility.
  • Keep facility hygienic and workspace neat and orderly.
  • Plan and implement group and individual activities.

Child and Youth Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Child and Youth Worker

Pay by Experience for a Child and Youth Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Child and Youth Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Child and Youth Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Child and Youth Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$54,000 based on 10 salaries. A Child and Youth Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Child and Youth Worker

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Child and Youth Worker Salaries

▲33%

▲24%

▲4%

National Average
C$40,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 40%