Average Child and Youth Worker Hourly Pay

$13.38
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$450
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The average hourly pay for a Child and Youth Worker is $13.38.
10%
$9.71
MEDIAN
$13.38
90%
$18.05
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $18
Bonus
$197 - $1,200
Total Pay
$20,539 - $43,686

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Job Description for Child and Youth Worker

Child and Youth Worker Tasks
  • Supervise children, ensuring safety, and adherence to regulations.
  • Create, revise, and update documents about children, their care, and the facility.
  • Keep facility hygienic and workspace neat and orderly.
  • Plan and implement group and individual activities.

Job Satisfaction for Child and Youth Worker

3.6 out of 5
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Popular Skills for Child and Youth Worker

Skills in Mentoring, Activities for Children, Crisis Intervention, Program Development and Counseling are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Child and Youth Worker

An entry-level Child and Youth Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.19 based on 16 salaries. An early career Child and Youth Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.82 based on 99 salaries. A mid-career Child and Youth Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.95 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Child and Youth Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.01 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Child and Youth Worker in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 12.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (8.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Louisville, Kentucky (12.2% less) and Miami, Florida (8.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 181 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.8%
Early Career
54.7%
Mid Career
16.6%
Experienced
12.7%
Late Career
7.2%