Child Care Educator

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Median Average:
$50,238
Child Care Educator in Australia median base salary $50,238/yr. Information is based on 21 Child Care Educator jobs advertised between May 2023 and May 2024.
How much do Child Care Educator earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Educator is $50,238 in Australia
$50,238 /yr
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Average $50,238
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated May 24 2024
The average pay range for Child Care Educator is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Child Care Educator roles advertised per month is 682 in Australia between May 2023 and May 2024.
What are the most common skills required to be a Child Care Educator? The most common skills required for a Child Care Educator are:
Early Childhood Education First Aid Child Protection Early Childhood Education First Aid Anaphylaxis First Aid Play-Based Learning Anaphylaxis Child Protection First Aid Inclusion and Diversity Early Childhood Education Anaphylaxis Cooking Interpersonal Skills Music Anaphylaxis Child Development Child Protection Cognitive Development Conflict Resolution Creative Arts Early Childhood Education First Aid Law Music Numeracy Play-Based Learning SAP
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Educator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2024
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles. See what salaries they paid for Childcare & Outside School Hours Care in Australia. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $52,777.
G8 Education
Sydney (32%), Melbourne (23%), Perth (12%), Brisbane (10%) +9 others
26,350

$48K-$66K

($4,485)

$48K-$66K
($4,485)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (32%), Brisbane (29%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (8%) +10 others
12,273

$48K-$65K

($4,411)

$48K-$65K
($4,411)
C&K Association
Brisbane (92%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%), Gold Coast (1%)
7,358

$57K-$76K

($14,613)

$57K-$76K
($14,613)
Goodstart Early Learning
Brisbane (31%), Sydney (21%), Melbourne (14%), Perth (14%) +10 others
6,406

$47K-$69K

($5,682)

$47K-$69K
($5,682)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (27%), Perth (22%), Sydney (17%), Brisbane (15%) +9 others
6,127

$47K-$64K

($3,320)

$47K-$64K
($3,320)
Last Updated October 15 2023
How many years does it take to become a Child Care Educator?
Most candidates undertake an average of 3 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Child Care Educator.
Average Education & Training required to become a Child Care Educator
Last updated May 28 2024
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Child Care Educator.
Average Education & Training required to become a Child Care Educator
Last updated May 28 2024
Where are Child Care Educator in Australia sourced from?
Child Care Educator are sourced from
these companies
ABC
BRC - Recruitment
Cherry Bridge Station
CommunityOSH Pty Ltd
Montessori Academy
Child Care Educator are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
University of Western Sydney
Wentworth Institute
TAFE
Macquarie University
Last updated May 26 2024