Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$49,363
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $49,363/yr. Information is based on 55 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between August 2020 and July 2021.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $49,363 in Australia
$49,363 /yr
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Average $49,363
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated July 23 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 August 2020 and July 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Assistant? The most common skills required for a Childcare Assistant are:
Education Childcare Education Education Childcare CPR Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare Cleaning CPR Administration Anaphylaxis Asthma Education English Accountability Art Budgets Building Catering Cement Chef Childcare Cleaning Coaching Construction CPR Dance Education
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated July 31 2021
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 $51,046.
G8 Education
Sydney (38%), Melbourne (18%), Perth (13%), Brisbane (8%) +9 others
12,156

$55K-$67K

($10,534)

$55K-$67K
($10,534)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (34%), Brisbane (32%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (9%) +8 others
6,356

$50K-$63K

($5,651)

$50K-$63K
($5,651)
Only About Children
Sydney (75%), Melbourne (24%), Brisbane (1%), Wollongong (0%)
3,711

$46K-$58K

($1,864)

$46K-$58K
($1,864)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (23%), Perth (23%), Brisbane (17%), Sydney (16%) +8 others
3,370

$49K-$61K

($4,802)

$49K-$61K
($4,802)
C&K Association
Brisbane (94%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%)
3,263

$57K-$71K

($13,401)

$57K-$71K
($13,401)
Last Updated July 31 2021
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 July 30 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 July 30 2021
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
Swinburne University of Technology
National Art School
Australian Catholic University
Australian College of Applied Psychology
Last updated August 02 2021
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 14 / 25%
Sydney 13 / 24%
Melbourne 12 / 22%
Canberra 5 / 9%
Adelaide 4 / 7%
Last updated July 31 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Darwin ($65K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Melbourne ($53K)
Sydney ($52K)
Townsville ($50K)
Last updated July 24 2021