Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$48,255
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $48,255/yr. Information is based on 43 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between March 2020 and February 2021.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $48,255 in Australia
$48,255 /yr
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Average $48,255
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 $60K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 1 in Australia between March 2020 and February 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 February 28 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Brisbane?
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 Brisbane. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $48,255.
C&K Association
Brisbane (100%)
1,497

$59K-$71K

($17,175)

$59K-$71K
($17,175)
Affinity Education Group
Brisbane (100%)
1,020

$49K-$59K

($6,412)

$49K-$59K
($6,412)
Edge Early Learning
Brisbane (100%)
654

$50K-$60K

($7,312)

$50K-$60K
($7,312)
Catholic Early EdCare
Brisbane (100%)
616

$56K-$66K

($13,402)

$56K-$66K
($13,402)
PCYC - QLD
Brisbane (100%)
472

$52K-$62K

($9,627)

$52K-$62K
($9,627)
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 March 01 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 March 01 2021
Where are Childcare Assistant in Brisbane sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Brookfield Early Childhood Centre
Early Learning
Expect A Star
Hawthorne Limited Hours Childcare Centre
JUDY KLIEN'S CRECHE
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Brisbane are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
National Art School
Swinburne University of Technology
William Angliss Institute
Petersham TAFE
Last updated March 05 2021
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 15 / 32%
Melbourne 9 / 19%
Sydney 6 / 13%
Adelaide 5 / 11%
Perth 5 / 11%
Last updated February 26 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Darwin ($65K)
Melbourne ($57K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Brisbane ($51K)
Townsville ($50K)
Last updated February 26 2021