Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Nanny is $15.26
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nannies?
An entry-level Nanny with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.73 based on 236 salaries. An early career Nanny with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.70 based on 3,219 salaries. A mid-career Nanny with 5-9 …Read more
What Do Nannies Do?
A nanny is a professional worker who cares for a person’s child or children in their home. These individuals are usually highly trained in the field and many times have earned their early childhood credentials. Many nannies today are both male and female and usually range in age from early 20s to 60s.
These hired professionals usually take on roles as either a night or day nanny. A night nanny helps families who have newborn children and need help adjusting to being new parents. Their role …Read more
- Work in a private home providing childcare, supervising children, keeping children entertained, and upholding family rules.
- Prepare children's meals, clean up after the children, do some of the family's shopping, and perform light housekeeping.
- Ensure children's health and safety and care for illnesses.
- Transport children to and from school, play dates, and activities.