Child Care Educator

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Median Average:
$64,497
Child Care Educator in Australia median base salary $64,497/yr. Information is based on 219 Child Care Educator jobs advertised between September 2021 and February 2022.
How much do Child Care Educator earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Educator is $64,497 in Australia
$64,497 /yr
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Average $64,497
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated August 05 2022
The average pay range for Child Care Educator is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Child Care Educator roles advertised per month is 2 in Australia between September 2021 and February 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 July 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Canberra?
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 Canberra. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $64,497.
G8 Education
Canberra (100%)
745

$53K-$71K

(($1,806))

$53K-$71K
(($1,806))
Affinity Education Group
Canberra (100%)
599

$49K-$70K

(($4,740))

$49K-$70K
(($4,740))
Goodstart Early Learning
Canberra (100%)
182

$56K-$84K

($5,938)

$56K-$84K
($5,938)
Busy Bees Early Learning Australia
Canberra (100%)
178

$48K-$73K

(($3,449))

$48K-$73K
(($3,449))
YMCA Canberra
Canberra (100%)
130

$43K-$60K

(($12,194))

$43K-$60K
(($12,194))
Last Updated April 22 2022
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 August 07 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 August 07 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 August 10 2022
Where are most Child Care Educator roles located in Australia?
Sydney 70 / 40%
Melbourne 24 / 14%
Newcastle 17 / 10%
Perth 16 / 9%
Canberra 10 / 6%
Last updated August 05 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Educator?
Wollongong ($69K)
Darwin ($67K)
Brisbane ($65K)
Gold Coast ($63K)
Melbourne ($63K)
Last updated August 05 2022