Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Daycare Provider is $10.29
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Daycare Providers?
An entry-level Daycare Provider with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $8.90 based on 7 salaries. An early career Daycare Provider with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.89 based on 97 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Daycare Providers Do?
Daycare providers are responsible for caring for children when their parents and guardians are working or otherwise unavailable. They must take good care of children's basic needs, such as feeding and diaper-changing, and some daycare providers work in an educational setting to teach children socially and academically.
It is helpful for daycare providers to have basic knowledge of arts/crafts, music, and simple scientific experiments. Educational requirements for this position can vary …Read more
- 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.