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Day Care Worker Salary

$28,992 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$365

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Day Care Worker is $28,992 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Day Care Worker is between $22,681 and $34,037. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Day Care Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Leads and arranges activities of pre-kindergarten children in nursery schools or in playrooms operated for patrons of theaters, department stores, hotels, and similar organizations.
  • Helps children remove outer garments.
  • Puts together and participates in games, reads to children, and teaches them simple painting, drawing, handwork, songs, and similar activities.
Day Care Worker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Childcare Workers

Job family population: 562,420

Estimated population of Day Care Worker jobs: 54,662

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,610
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of more than 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City...

Day Care Worker Job Listings for United States

Bilingual Youth Care Worker
Jul 10
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Maxim Healthcare Services
... Chavez Day, Thanksgiving, Chinese New Year, Holi-Festival of Colors, 16th of September ... Care Worker Staff Provide Meal Preparation and/or Meal Serving for Children in Care) Physical ...
Youth Care Worker Bilingual
Jul 8
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Maxim Healthcare Services
The Youth Care Worker will maintain a flexible, organized, and efficient work schedule. Work ... Chavez Day, Thanksgiving, Chinese New Year, Holi-Festival of Colors, 16th of September ...
Special Needs Assistant Day Care
Jun 27
Orange Park, FL, USA
All Saints Early Learning & Community Care Center
Excels at developing positive working relationships with students families and colleagues ... The Adult Day Care has been open since 1986.
Infant/Toddler Day Care Teacher
Jun 27
Orange Park, FL, USA
All Saints Early Learning & Community Care Center
Passionate about working with children * Ability to build rapport with children * Positive and ... The Adult Day Care has been open since 1986.
Home Care Worker
May 20
Memphis, TN, USA
The Goode Provider In Home Care Solutions
Home Care Worker Job Summary • Cares for elderly, disabled, convalescent or handicapped at individual's home or day-time residence. General Accountabilities • Assists with daily activities at ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Day Care Worker is $28,992 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Day Care Worker is between $22,681 and $34,037. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Day Care Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Day Care Worker Job Listings for United States

Bilingual Youth Care Worker
Jul 10
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Maxim Healthcare Services
... Chavez Day, Thanksgiving, Chinese New Year, Holi-Festival of Colors, 16th of September ... Care Worker Staff Provide Meal Preparation and/or Meal Serving for Children in Care) Physical ...
Youth Care Worker Bilingual
Jul 8
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Maxim Healthcare Services
The Youth Care Worker will maintain a flexible, organized, and efficient work schedule. Work ... Chavez Day, Thanksgiving, Chinese New Year, Holi-Festival of Colors, 16th of September ...
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