Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$49,509
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $49,509/yr. Information is based on 51 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between February 2020 and December 2020.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $49,509 in Australia
$49,509 /yr
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Average $49,509
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated February 26 2021
The average pay range for Childcare Assistant is between $40K and $50K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 1 in Australia between February 2020 and December 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Assistant? The most common skills required for a Childcare Assistant are:
Childcare Education Healthcare Childcare CPR Education Excel Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare CPR Education Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare Cooking Education English Excel Accountability Administration Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Building Childcare Coaching Construction Cooperation Excel
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated January 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Adelaide?
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 Adelaide. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $49,509.
G8 Education
Adelaide (100%)
474

$58K-$68K

($13,975)

$58K-$68K
($13,975)
Where We Grow
Adelaide (100%)
194

$51K-$61K

($6,491)

$51K-$61K
($6,491)
Camp Australia
Adelaide (100%)
94

$54K-$64K

($10,272)

$54K-$64K
($10,272)
Maxima Group Training
Adelaide (100%)
85

$34K-$44K

(($9,773))

$34K-$44K
(($9,773))
Department for Correctional Services
Adelaide (100%)
80

$68K-$82K

($25,520)

$68K-$82K
($25,520)
Last Updated February 26 2021
How many years does it take to become a Childcare Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 5 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Childcare Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Assistant
Last updated February 22 2021
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 February 22 2021
Where are Childcare Assistant in Adelaide sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
ABC Learning Centre
Braitling Childcare
Clarinda Childcare Centre
Grow - Virginia SA
Hickory House Childminders
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Adelaide are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
National Art School
Swinburne University of Technology
William Angliss Institute
Petersham TAFE
Last updated February 27 2021
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 19 / 35%
Melbourne 11 / 20%
Sydney 7 / 13%
Adelaide 6 / 11%
Perth 4 / 7%
Last updated February 19 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Darwin ($65K)
Melbourne ($57K)
Adelaide ($56K)
Brisbane ($51K)
Townsville ($50K)
Last updated February 19 2021