Average Early-Career Childcare Worker with Childhood Education Skills Hourly Pay

$9.50
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$111
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Childcare Worker with Childhood Education skills is $9.50.
10%
$7.87
10%
$9.50
50%
$14.44
90%
90%
MEDIAN $9.50
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Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Bonus
$11 - $400
Total Pay
$16,452 - $30,725

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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.

Career Paths

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Childcare Worker
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Childcare Worker

Skills in Activities for Children, Cleaning, 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 $9.73 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Childcare Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.02 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Childcare Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.59 based on 44 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 116 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.3%
Mid Career
46.6%
Experienced
37.9%
Late Career
11.2%