Child Care Worker

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Median Average:
$45,000
Child Care Worker in Australia median base salary $45,000/yr. Information is based on 3 Child Care Worker jobs advertised between May 2023 and May 2024.
How much do Child Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Worker is $45,000 in Australia
$45,000 /yr
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Average $45,000
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated May 24 2024
The average pay range for Child Care Worker is between $40K and $50K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $50K per year. The average number of Child Care Worker roles advertised per month is 2 in Australia between May 2023 and May 2024.
What are the most common skills required to be a Child Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Child Care Worker are:
First Aid Anaphylaxis Early Childhood Education Art Education Budgets Child Development Child Protection Early Intervention Family Support First Aid R Sports Anaphylaxis Child Development Child Protection Early Childhood Education Emotional Intelligence Family Services First Aid Professional Development R Records Team Building
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Worker 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 $40,000.
G8 Education
Sydney (32%), Melbourne (23%), Perth (12%), Brisbane (10%) +9 others
26,350

$48K-$66K

($17,262)

$48K-$66K
($17,262)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (32%), Brisbane (29%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (8%) +10 others
12,273

$48K-$65K

($17,188)

$48K-$65K
($17,188)
C&K Association
Brisbane (92%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%), Gold Coast (1%)
7,358

$57K-$76K

($27,390)

$57K-$76K
($27,390)
Goodstart Early Learning
Brisbane (31%), Sydney (21%), Melbourne (14%), Perth (14%) +10 others
6,406

$47K-$69K

($18,459)

$47K-$69K
($18,459)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (27%), Perth (22%), Sydney (17%), Brisbane (15%) +9 others
6,127

$47K-$64K

($16,097)

$47K-$64K
($16,097)
Last Updated October 15 2023
How many years does it take to become a Child Care Worker?
Most candidates undertake an average of 2 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Child Care Worker.
Average Education & Training required to become a Child Care Worker
Last updated May 21 2024
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Child Care Worker.
Average Education & Training required to become a Child Care Worker
Last updated May 21 2024
Where are Child Care Worker in Australia sourced from?
Child Care Worker are sourced from
these companies
Anglicare
Community Kids
East Gosford Early Learning
Family Day Care
Go Kindy
Child Care Worker are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
Charles Darwin University
Macquarie University
University of Adelaide
Last updated May 26 2024