Average Child Care Center Director Salary

$45,259
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$45k
90%
$61k

The average salary for a Child Care Center Director is $45,259

Base Salary
$30k - $61k
Bonus
$245 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$28k - $60k
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What Do Child Care Center Directors Do?

Child Care Center Director Tasks
  • Maintain school paperwork, keeping files on each child, attendance and incident reports, and proof of meeting government regulations.
  • Manage the budget, paying expenses for facilities, authorizing purchases, and ensuring adequate revenue is coming in.
  • Hire, supervise, and evaluate facility staff, provide mentoring and training to help teachers improve their skills.
  • Plan, manage, market, and direct a preschool or childcare program.
  • Meet with parents to discuss student progress and answer questions about school programs.
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Job Satisfaction for Child Care Center Director

4.2 out of 5
(117)
Highly Satisfied
19Reviews
Based on 117 responses, the job of Child Care Center Director has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.17 out of 5. On average, Child Care Center Directors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
96.7%
Male
2.7%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
This data is based on 331 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

50%

Dental

43%

Vision

35%

None

49%