Child Care Worker

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Median Average:
$51,545
Child Care Worker in Australia median base salary $51,545/yr. Information is based on 55 Child Care Worker jobs advertised between February 2020 and January 2021.
How much do Child Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Worker is $51,545 in Australia
$51,545 /yr
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Average $51,545
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated January 22 2021
The average pay range for Child Care Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Child Care Worker roles advertised per month is 6 in Australia between February 2020 and January 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Child Care Worker? The most common skills required for a Child Care Worker are:
Compliance Childcare CPR Anaphylaxis Asthma Anaphylaxis Asthma Cleaning Education Administrative Anaphylaxis Asthma Catering Cement Childcare Cleanliness Communicating Confidentiality Education Anaphylaxis Asthma Catering Childcare Cleaning Compliance Confidentiality Consulting CPR Dance Education
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Brisbane?
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 Brisbane. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $51,545.
C&K Association
Brisbane (100%)
1,118

$59K-$70K

($13,454)

$59K-$70K
($13,454)
Affinity Education Group
Brisbane (100%)
803

$48K-$59K

($2,460)

$48K-$59K
($2,460)
Edge Early Learning
Brisbane (100%)
465

$49K-$59K

($2,605)

$49K-$59K
($2,605)
Catholic Early EdCare
Brisbane (100%)
447

$56K-$66K

($9,982)

$56K-$66K
($9,982)
G8 Education
Brisbane (100%)
376

$57K-$67K

($11,366)

$57K-$67K
($11,366)
Last Updated January 15 2021
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 January 21 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Child Care Worker.
Average Education & Training required to become a Child Care Worker
Last updated January 21 2021
Where are Childcare & Outside School Hours Care in Brisbane sourced from?
Childcare & Outside School Hours Care are sourced from
these companies
Zubilant Organysis
Woolworths
RSPCA
Development
Goodstart Early Learning
Childcare & Outside School Hours Care are sourced in Brisbane are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Queensland University of Technology
Griffith University
The University of Queensland
TAFE
Last updated January 21 2021
Where are most Child Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 28 / 57%
Adelaide 4 / 9%
Canberra 4 / 8%
Newcastle 4 / 8%
Albury 2 / 4%
Last updated January 22 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Worker?
Albury ($65K)
Darwin ($65K)
Newcastle ($60K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Melbourne ($55K)
Last updated January 15 2021