Nanny

Nanny Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$24,000
$19,000
Min 10%
$24,000
Median 50%
$31,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Marek Brothers Systems
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a nanny make?
Nannies in the US make on average $24,880 annually or $11.96 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $31,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $19,000 per year. Professional companies and Education companies have the most job opportunities for Nannies. The best states for high paying Nanny jobs are Alaska, North Dakota, Hawaii, New York, and Rhode Island. The typical tenure for a Nanny is 2.3 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Sitter
$24,185
Companion
$24,355

Average Nanny Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Nanny in the United States is $24,880 per year or $11.96 per hour. Washington, DC reports the highest Nanny salaries at $29,598 per year. Not only that, Washington, DC also has an average entry-level salary of $18,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Nanny salaries are Alaska, North Dakota, Hawaii, New York, and Rhode Island. North Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Oklahoma, and Arkansas are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$29,598
$29,598
2
2
New York, NY
New York, NY
$28,429
$28,429
3
3
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$27,753
$27,753
4
4
Westport, CT
Westport, CT
$27,682
$27,682
5
5
Salt Lake City, UT
Salt Lake City, UT
$26,396
$26,396

Map of Nanny Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Nannies earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:
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Average Nanny Salary By Company

Nannies report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Education companies have the most job opportunities for Nannies. Nannies at Marek Brothers Systems and Tiffany & Co. report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Marc's or Missouri State University, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Nannies.

Average Nanny Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Nanny works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Retail companies, Hospitality companies, and Finance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Nannies. Salaries for Nannies in Retail companies average $25,054 annually, while Hospitality companies and Finance companies pay $24,918 and $24,893, respectively. At $24,199, the average salary for Nannies in the Media industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Retail
Retail
$25,054
$25,054
2
2
Hospitality
Hospitality
$24,918
$24,918
3
3
Finance
Finance
$24,893
$24,893
4
4
Health Care
Health Care
$24,788
$24,788
5
5
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$24,759
$24,759

Nanny Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Nanny Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$52,175
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$52,175
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The Elite Nanny Team (Tent Group)
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$37,566
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$37,566
The Nanny League
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$41,740
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