Child Care Worker

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Median Average:
$51,984
Child Care Worker in Australia median base salary $51,984/yr. Information is based on 63 Child Care Worker jobs advertised between May 2020 and April 2021.
How much do Child Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Worker is $51,984 in Australia
$51,984 /yr
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Average $51,984
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated April 30 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 May 2020 and April 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 Asthma Childcare Cleaning Anaphylaxis Communicating Administrative Anaphylaxis Asthma Catering Cement Cleanliness Confidentiality CPR Accountability Acting Administration Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Bookings Cement Childcare Cleaning Compliance Consulting Cooking Counselling CPR Dance
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2021
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 $51,984.
G8 Education
Canberra (100%)
338

$65K-$76K

($18,603)

$65K-$76K
($18,603)
Affinity Education Group
Canberra (100%)
120

$58K-$68K

($11,696)

$58K-$68K
($11,696)
Busy Bees Early Learning Australia
Canberra (100%)
113

$55K-$65K

($8,341)

$55K-$65K
($8,341)
Camp Australia
Canberra (100%)
112

$48K-$60K

($2,568)

$48K-$60K
($2,568)
YMCA
Canberra (100%)
82

$45K-$56K

(($1,184))

$45K-$56K
(($1,184))
Last Updated April 30 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 May 03 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 May 03 2021
Where are Child Care Worker in Australia sourced from?
Child Care Worker are sourced from
these companies
Community Kids
Family Day Care
Hackham West Community Centre
Child Care Worker are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
University of Canberra
University of Canberra
Victoria University
Last updated May 07 2021
Where are most Child Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 30 / 49%
Newcastle 10 / 16%
Canberra 6 / 10%
Adelaide 5 / 9%
Albury 2 / 3%
Last updated April 30 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Worker?
Albury ($65K)
Darwin ($60K)
Perth ($60K)
Melbourne ($55K)
Newcastle ($55K)
Last updated April 30 2021