Child Care Educator

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Median Average:
$54,727
Child Care Educator in Australia median base salary $54,727/yr. Information is based on 220 Child Care Educator jobs advertised between January 2021 and January 2022.
How much do Child Care Educator earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Educator is $54,727 in Australia
$54,727 /yr
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Average $54,727
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated January 07 2022
The average pay range for Child Care Educator is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $80K per year. The average number of Child Care Educator roles advertised per month is 23 in Australia between January 2021 and January 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Child Care Educator? The most common skills required for a Child Care Educator are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Educator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2021
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 $54,727.
G8 Education
Sydney (33%), Melbourne (22%), Perth (12%), Brisbane (9%) +9 others
24,821

$48K-$66K

($2,619)

$48K-$66K
($2,619)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (32%), Brisbane (31%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (9%) +8 others
10,196

$47K-$65K

($1,886)

$47K-$65K
($1,886)
C&K Association
Brisbane (92%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%), Gold Coast (1%)
6,093

$57K-$76K

($12,585)

$57K-$76K
($12,585)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (27%), Perth (22%), Brisbane (16%), Sydney (16%) +8 others
5,190

$46K-$64K

($700)

$46K-$64K
($700)
Only About Children
Sydney (76%), Melbourne (23%), Brisbane (1%), Wollongong (0%)
4,910

$44K-$60K

(($2,097))

$44K-$60K
(($2,097))
Last Updated December 18 2021
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 January 18 2022
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Child Care Educator.
Average Education & Training required to become a Child Care Educator
Last updated January 18 2022
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 January 17 2022
Where are most Child Care Educator roles located in Australia?
Sydney 85 / 38%
Newcastle 26 / 12%
Melbourne 22 / 10%
Perth 20 / 9%
Canberra 18 / 8%
Last updated December 18 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Educator?
Darwin ($62K)
Newcastle ($61K)
Melbourne ($57K)
Canberra ($56K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Last updated December 18 2021