Average Nanny Hourly Pay in Canada

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The average hourly pay for a Nanny in Canada is C$14.77.
MEDIAN C$14.77
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Hourly Rate
C$11 - C$18
C$200 - C$1,973
Total Pay
C$23,508 - C$39,894

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Job Description for Nanny

Nanny Tasks
  • Work in a private home providing childcare, supervising children, keeping children entertained, and upholding family rules.
  • Prepare children's meals, clean up after the children, do some of the family's shopping, and perform light housekeeping.
  • Ensure children's health and safety and care for illnesses.
  • Transport children to and from school, play dates, and activities.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Nanny. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Early Childhood Educator (ECE)
Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Toddler Teacher
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Nanny

Skills in Food Preparation, Childhood Education and Transport are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cleaning and Activities for Children.

Pay by Experience Level for Nanny

An entry-level Nanny with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$13.70 based on 32 salaries. An early career Nanny with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.32 based on 358 salaries. A mid-career Nanny with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.02 based on 314 salaries. An experienced Nanny with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$15.27 based on 217 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$16.
Employees with Nanny in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 8.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (4.5% more) and Toronto, Ontario (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (5.2% less), Victoria, British Columbia (1.8% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,006 survey responses.
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