Average Daycare Director Salary

$38,307
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$26k
MEDIAN
$38k
90%
$55k

The average salary for a Daycare Director is $38,307

Base Salary
$26k - $55k
Bonus
$194 - $3k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$22k - $50k
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What Do Daycare Directors Do?

Daycare Director Tasks
  • Oversee day-to-day operations including human resources, quality assurance, and facility operations.
  • Recruit, hire, train, and evaluate daycare employees to ensure optimal center operations.
  • Manage the financial aspect of business by creating budgets and ensuring that those budgets are realistic and adhered to.
  • Act as liaison between staff and families, providing high-quality customer service.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
96.7%
Male
3.3%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

28%

Dental

20%

Vision

18%

None

72%