Average Childcare Worker Hourly Pay

C$14.91
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C$1,200
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The average hourly pay for a Childcare Worker is C$14.91.
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C$11.37
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C$14.91
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C$20.10
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MEDIAN C$14.91
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Hourly Rate
C$11 - C$20
Bonus
C$491 - C$2,000
Total Pay
C$23,669 - C$44,010

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Job Description for Childcare Worker

Childcare 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.

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Popular Skills for Childcare Worker

Skills in Activities for Children, Childhood Education, Curriculum Planning, Cleaning and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Childcare Worker

An entry-level Childcare Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.86 based on 36 salaries. An early career Childcare Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.64 based on 97 salaries. A mid-career Childcare Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.93 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Childcare Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.40 based on 41 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$15.
Employees with Childcare Worker in their job title in Victoria, British Columbia earn an average of 37.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (3.0% more) and Toronto, Ontario (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (17.4% less) and Red Deer, Alberta (11.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 239 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.1%
Early Career
40.6%
Mid Career
20.5%
Experienced
17.2%
Late Career
6.7%