Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$64,729
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $64,729/yr. Information is based on 37 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between July 2021 and February 2022.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $64,729 in Australia
$64,729 /yr
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Average $64,729
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated July 01 2022
The average pay range for Childcare Assistant is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between July 2021 and February 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Assistant? The most common skills required for a Childcare Assistant are:
Childcare CPR Anaphylaxis Childcare CPR Asthma Education Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare Education Childcare Education Administration Building Catering Chef Construction CPR Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Building Catering Childcare Cleaning Cooking CPR Design Education
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Assistant 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 $64,729.
G8 Education
Sydney (32%), Melbourne (23%), Perth (12%), Brisbane (10%) +9 others
26,350

$48K-$66K

(($7,467))

$48K-$66K
(($7,467))
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (32%), Brisbane (29%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (8%) +10 others
12,273

$48K-$65K

(($7,541))

$48K-$65K
(($7,541))
C&K Association
Brisbane (92%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%), Gold Coast (1%)
7,358

$57K-$76K

($2,661)

$57K-$76K
($2,661)
Goodstart Early Learning
Brisbane (31%), Sydney (21%), Melbourne (14%), Perth (14%) +10 others
6,406

$47K-$69K

(($6,270))

$47K-$69K
(($6,270))
Camp Australia
Melbourne (27%), Perth (22%), Sydney (17%), Brisbane (15%) +9 others
6,127

$47K-$64K

(($8,632))

$47K-$64K
(($8,632))
Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Childcare Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Childcare Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Assistant
Last updated June 30 2022
Most candidates have on average 4 years working experience prior to becoming a Childcare Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Assistant
Last updated June 30 2022
Where are Childcare Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Goodstart Early Learning
Little Peoples Place
Little Zak's Academy
Mulberry Tree
Nido Early School
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Macquarie University
National Art School
Australian Catholic University
Box Hill Institute
Last updated July 03 2022
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 21 / 35%
Brisbane 13 / 22%
Canberra 7 / 12%
Sydney 7 / 12%
Perth 6 / 10%
Last updated June 24 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Adelaide ($75K)
Sydney ($63K)
Melbourne ($61K)
Perth ($57K)
Canberra ($56K)
Last updated June 24 2022