Child Care Educator

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Median Average:
$49,000
Child Care Educator in Australia median base salary $49,000/yr. Information is based on 10 Child Care Educator jobs advertised between June 2023 and June 2024.
How much do Child Care Educator earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Educator is $49,000 in Australia
$49,000 /yr
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Average $49,000
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated June 07 2024
The average pay range for Child Care Educator is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $60K per year. The average number of Child Care Educator roles advertised per month is 247 in Australia between June 2023 and June 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:
First Aid Early Childhood Education Child Protection Anaphylaxis Play-Based Learning Inclusion and Diversity Early Intervention Sports SAP Interpersonal Skills Music Numeracy Physical Fitness Child Development Cognitive Development
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Educator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated May 31 2024
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Melbourne?
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 Melbourne. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $50,476.
G8 Education
Melbourne (100%)
6,057

$47K-$64K

($5,661)

$47K-$64K
($5,661)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (100%)
1,680

$46K-$64K

($5,341)

$46K-$64K
($5,341)
Story House Early Learning
Melbourne (100%)
1,629

$48K-$65K

($6,361)

$48K-$65K
($6,361)
Affinity Education Group
Melbourne (100%)
1,313

$45K-$62K

($3,639)

$45K-$62K
($3,639)
ECMS
Melbourne (100%)
1,259

$49K-$99K

($23,834)

$49K-$99K
($23,834)
Last Updated April 29 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 June 16 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 June 16 2024
Where are Child Care Educator in Melbourne sourced from?
Child Care Educator are sourced from
these companies
Abbotsford Child Care Centre
CommunityOSH Pty Ltd
Kids on Gallagher’s
Montessori Academy
Only About Children
Child Care Educator are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Monash University
NMIT
Swinburne University of Technology
Box Hill Institute
Chisholm Institute
Last updated June 11 2024