Child Care Worker

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Median Average:
$52,903
Child Care Worker in Australia median base salary $52,903/yr. Information is based on 62 Child Care Worker jobs advertised between May 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Child Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Worker is $52,903 in Australia
$52,903 /yr
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Average $52,903
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated May 20 2022
The average pay range for Child Care Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $80K per year. The average number of Child Care Worker roles advertised per month is 6 in Australia between May 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:
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These skills are most commonly found in Child Care Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2022
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 $52,903.
G8 Education
Melbourne (100%)
6,057

$47K-$64K

($3,234)

$47K-$64K
($3,234)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (100%)
1,680

$46K-$64K

($2,914)

$46K-$64K
($2,914)
Story House Early Learning
Melbourne (100%)
1,629

$48K-$65K

($3,934)

$48K-$65K
($3,934)
Affinity Education Group
Melbourne (100%)
1,313

$45K-$62K

($1,212)

$45K-$62K
($1,212)
ECMS
Melbourne (100%)
1,259

$49K-$99K

($21,407)

$49K-$99K
($21,407)
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 May 24 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 May 24 2022
Where are Child Care Worker in Melbourne sourced from?
Child Care Worker are sourced from
these companies
Abbington Hall Child Care Centre
Bella Bambini Preschool & Daycare
Family Day Care
Goodstart Early Learning
Hillside Educational Childcare Services
Child Care Worker are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Punjab Technical University
Adelphi University
Ranchi University
TAFE
University of Adelaide
Last updated May 26 2022
Where are most Child Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 29 / 41%
Geelong 12 / 17%
Newcastle 9 / 13%
Perth 6 / 9%
Adelaide 2 / 3%
Last updated May 20 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Worker?
Cairns ($75K)
Wollongong ($65K)
Perth ($61K)
Geelong ($54K)
Sydney ($54K)
Last updated May 20 2022