Average Experienced Childcare Worker Hourly Pay

$10.45
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$250
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Childcare Worker is $10.45.
10%
$7.83
10%
$10.45
50%
$15.52
90%
90%
MEDIAN $10.45
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Hourly Rate
$8 - $16
Bonus
$90 - $408
Total Pay
$16,250 - $33,600

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Job Description for Childcare Worker

Childcare 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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Childcare Worker

$10

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Childcare Worker. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Childcare Worker
Daycare Teacher
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Childcare Worker Job Listings

Popular Skills for Childcare Worker

Skills in Childhood Education, Activities for Children, Curriculum Planning and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Childcare Worker

An entry-level Childcare Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.88 based on 132 salaries. An early career Childcare Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.79 based on 304 salaries. A mid-career Childcare Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.84 based on 168 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $11.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 642 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.6%
Early Career
47.4%
Mid Career
26.2%
Late Career
5.9%