Child Care Worker

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Median Average:
$57,600
Child Care Worker in Australia median base salary $57,600/yr. Information is based on 50 Child Care Worker jobs advertised between August 2021 and February 2022.
How much do Child Care Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Child Care Worker is $57,600 in Australia
$57,600 /yr
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Average $57,600
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated August 05 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 1 in Australia between August 2021 and February 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:
Anaphylaxis Asthma Cleaning CPR Childcare Cooking Education Anaphylaxis Asthma Catering 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 July 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Perth?
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 Perth. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $57,600.
G8 Education
Perth (100%)
3,135

$44K-$63K

(($3,340))

$44K-$63K
(($3,340))
Nido Early School
Perth (100%)
2,092

$48K-$64K

(($1,299))

$48K-$64K
(($1,299))
YMCA WA
Perth (100%)
1,509

$51K-$64K

($174)

$51K-$64K
($174)
Camp Australia
Perth (100%)
1,335

$47K-$61K

(($3,440))

$47K-$61K
(($3,440))
Affinity Education Group
Perth (100%)
1,036

$49K-$66K

($559)

$49K-$66K
($559)
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 August 12 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 August 12 2022
Where are Child Care Worker in Perth sourced from?
Child Care Worker are sourced from
these companies
Fremantle Child Care
Kinderland Childcare
Little Aussies Educare Centre
Ndarowa Family
Nippers Early Learning
Child Care Worker are sourced in Perth are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
Charles Darwin University
Macquarie University
University of Adelaide
Last updated August 07 2022
Where are most Child Care Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 23 / 50%
Geelong 8 / 17%
Newcastle 6 / 13%
Perth 4 / 9%
Adelaide 1 / 3%
Last updated August 05 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Child Care Worker?
Wollongong ($85K)
Cairns ($75K)
Perth ($65K)
Geelong ($56K)
Sydney ($56K)
Last updated August 05 2022