Earning approximately $16.41 per hour on average, Assistant Child Care Directors receive the most money, followed by Head Teachers (about $11.00), Preschool Teachers ($10.99), and Daycare Teachers ($10.75). Teacher Assistants make an average around $10.49, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($12.00 per hour) can be spotted in Troy, N.Y.; Irvine, Calif. (about $11.50), West Orange, N.J. ($11.08), and Phoenix, Ariz. ($10.61) are the next top-paying cities. At $9.75, Sterling Heights, Mich. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to around $12.73 per hour.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $10.55 per hour. The largest fraction of Tutor Time Learning Centers people (57 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $10.77 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Teacher Certifications receive bigger paychecks ($11.50 per hour) than those without credentials. Tutor Time Learning Centers compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)-holders the most at around $11.50 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Customer Service among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $16.65 per hour. Childhood Education also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a solid majority of employees surveyed report using it at work. Some other standard skills here are Activities for Children, Curriculum Planning, and Oral / Verbal Communication.
Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Roughly one-half plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for more than a third of workers, and for slightly less than a third of workers, dental coverage is too.