£13,744
Avg. Salary
£7.44
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is Child Care / Day Care Worker your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for a Child Care / Day Care Worker is £7.44 per hour.

The average pay for a Child Care / Day Care Worker is £13,744 per year.

£6.09
10%
£7.44
50%
£9.78
90%
MEDIAN £7.44
£7k
10%
£14k
50%
£25k
90%
MEDIAN £13,744
£7,486 - £24,531
£8K
£14K
£25K
MEDIAN: £13,744
10%
50%
90%
£6.09 - £9.78
£6
£7
£9
MEDIAN: £7.44
10%
50%
90%
£0£24K
Salary £7,486 - £24,531
Bonus £500
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).
)
£10,114 - £21,208
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 112
Hourly Data £0£10
Hourly Rate £6.09 - £9.78
Hourly Tips £0.75
Overtime £7.83
Annual Data £0£21K
Bonus £500
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).
)
£10,114 - £21,208
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 204

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.

Read More...
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.

Common Career Paths for Child Care / Day Care Worker


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Child Care / Day Care Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Child Care / Day Care Worker

Pay by Experience for a Child Care / Day Care Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Child Care / Day Care Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤14,000 based on 118 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Child Care / Day Care Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤15,000 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Child Care / Day Care Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 31 salaries. A Child Care / Day Care Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £15,183

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

Child Care / Day Care Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Child Care / Day Care Worker?

Child Care / Day Care Worker in Waterloo:
"Busy."
Pros: Diversity.
Cons: Traffic and congestion charge.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Child Care / Day Care Worker

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Child Care / Day Care Worker Salaries

Experienced
▲3%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
₤15,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Child Care / Day Care Worker Salaries

National Average
₤15,000

Childhood Education
▼4%

Activities for Children
▼10%

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%