Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$49,375
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $49,375/yr. Information is based on 48 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between February 2020 and January 2021.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $49,375 in Australia
$49,375 /yr
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Average $49,375
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated January 15 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 4 in Australia between February 2020 and January 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Assistant? The most common skills required for a Childcare Assistant are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2020
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 $49,375.
G8 Education
Sydney (39%), Perth (16%), Melbourne (11%), Adelaide (9%) +9 others
4,302

$59K-$69K

($15,013)

$59K-$69K
($15,013)
Affinity Education Group
Brisbane (34%), Sydney (32%), Perth (14%), Melbourne (11%) +7 others
2,277

$51K-$61K

($7,331)

$51K-$61K
($7,331)
Only About Children
Sydney (76%), Melbourne (22%), Brisbane (2%), Wollongong (0%)
2,009

$47K-$57K

($3,480)

$47K-$57K
($3,480)
anzuk Education
Melbourne (38%), Sydney (33%), Brisbane (20%), Geelong (8%) +2 others
1,799

$56K-$67K

($12,766)

$56K-$67K
($12,766)
Camp Australia
Brisbane (26%), Melbourne (18%), Perth (16%), Sydney (14%) +8 others
1,370

$52K-$62K

($8,075)

$52K-$62K
($8,075)
Last Updated January 08 2021
How many years does it take to become a Childcare Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 6 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Childcare Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Assistant
Last updated January 11 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Childcare Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Assistant
Last updated January 11 2021
Where are Childcare Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Brookfield Early Childhood Centre
Goodstart Early Learning
Little Peoples Place
Little Zak's Academy
OSHClub
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
National Art School
Swinburne University of Technology
William Angliss Institute
Petersham TAFE
Last updated January 15 2021
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 18 / 37%
Adelaide 7 / 15%
Melbourne 7 / 14%
Sydney 5 / 10%
Perth 4 / 8%
Last updated January 08 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Darwin ($65K)
Melbourne ($59K)
Adelaide ($57K)
Brisbane ($51K)
Townsville ($50K)
Last updated January 08 2021