CHILD CARE WORKER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$23,000
$15,000
Min 10%
$23,000
Median 50%
$34,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Elsa
Highest Paying City
Beaverton, OR
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does a child care worker make?
As a Child Care Worker in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $23,119 per year or $11.12 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $34,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $15,000 per year. Most Child Care Worker jobs are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Child Care Worker salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Nevada, and Oregon. The typical tenure for a Child Care Worker is 2.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Child Care Worker Salary By Company

There is good job security in Child Care Worker positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Child Care Workers are Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Child Care Workers at Elsa and Children's Home + Aid report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Community Solutions and Res-Care Premier Inc. report highly competitive salaries for Child Care Workers.

Average Child Care Worker Salary By Location

Across America, Child Care Workers make on average $23,119 annually or $11.12 hourly. The city with the highest Child Care Worker salary is Beaverton, OR at $26,545 per year. The Beaverton, OR average entry-level salary for Child Care Workers is $15,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Child Care Worker salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Nevada, and Oregon. Michigan, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana have the lowest reported salaries for Child Care Workers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Beaverton, OR
$26,545
2
Oxnard, CA
$26,434
3
Newton, MA
$24,751
4
Hartford, CT
$24,025
5
Queensbury, NY
$24,019

Average Child Care Worker Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Child Care Worker works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies pay their Child Care Workers well. Retail companies pay Child Care Workers an average salary of $23,605, Professional companies pay $23,531, and Internet companys come in at $23,421. The types of companies that pay Child Care Workers the least are in the Transportation industry, where the average annual salary is $22,466.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$23,605
2
Professional
$23,531
3
Internet
$23,421
4
Health Care
$23,175
5
Finance
$22,999

RECENTLY ADDED Child Care Worker SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Alta Loma School District
Child Care Worker
10/31/2019
$32,787
Scott County
Child Care Worker
10/31/2019
$64,793
Murrieta Valley USD
Child Care Worker
10/23/2019
$28,112
State of Michigan
Child Care Worker
10/23/2019
$40,070
10/19/2019
$31,305
Dattco
Child Care Worker
10/18/2019
$35,479
Community Counseling Center
Child Care Worker
10/18/2019
$25,044
Dattco
Child Care Worker
10/18/2019
$43,618
Austin Independent School District
Child Care Worker
10/11/2019
$31,952
Cajon Valley Union School District
Child Care Worker
10/05/2019
$29,281
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