Child Care Worker

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Median Average:
$57,105
Child Care Worker in Australia median base salary $57,105/yr. Information is based on 57 Child Care Worker jobs advertised between July 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Child Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Worker is $57,105 in Australia
$57,105 /yr
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Average $57,105
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated July 01 2022
The average pay range for Child Care Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Child Care Worker roles advertised per month is 7 in Australia between July 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Child Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Child Care Worker are:
CPR Anaphylaxis Asthma Cleaning Childcare Cooking Anaphylaxis Asthma Catering Childcare Administration Art Cement Childcare Cleaning Education Accreditation Administration Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Athena Building Catering Childcare Cleaning Cooking CPR Design Education
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated June 30 2022
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 $57,105.
G8 Education
Sydney (32%), Melbourne (23%), Perth (12%), Brisbane (10%) +9 others
26,350

$48K-$66K

($157)

$48K-$66K
($157)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (32%), Brisbane (29%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (8%) +10 others
12,273

$48K-$65K

($83)

$48K-$65K
($83)
C&K Association
Brisbane (92%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%), Gold Coast (1%)
7,358

$57K-$76K

($10,285)

$57K-$76K
($10,285)
Goodstart Early Learning
Brisbane (31%), Sydney (21%), Melbourne (14%), Perth (14%) +10 others
6,406

$47K-$69K

($1,354)

$47K-$69K
($1,354)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (27%), Perth (22%), Sydney (17%), Brisbane (15%) +9 others
6,127

$47K-$64K

(($1,008))

$47K-$64K
(($1,008))
Last Updated April 29 2022
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 June 28 2022
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 June 28 2022
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 July 04 2022
Where are most Child Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 24 / 44%
Geelong 12 / 22%
Newcastle 7 / 13%
Perth 5 / 9%
Adelaide 2 / 4%
Last updated June 24 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Worker?
Wollongong ($85K)
Cairns ($75K)
Perth ($63K)
Darwin ($55K)
Sydney ($55K)
Last updated June 24 2022