Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$51,818
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $51,818/yr. Information is based on 44 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between May 2020 and April 2021.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $51,818 in Australia
$51,818 /yr
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Average $51,818
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated April 30 2021
The average pay range for Childcare Assistant is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between May 2020 and April 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 April 30 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Canberra?
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 Canberra. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $51,818.
G8 Education
Canberra (100%)
338

$65K-$76K

($18,769)

$65K-$76K
($18,769)
Affinity Education Group
Canberra (100%)
120

$58K-$68K

($11,862)

$58K-$68K
($11,862)
Busy Bees Early Learning Australia
Canberra (100%)
113

$55K-$65K

($8,507)

$55K-$65K
($8,507)
Camp Australia
Canberra (100%)
112

$48K-$60K

($2,734)

$48K-$60K
($2,734)
YMCA
Canberra (100%)
82

$45K-$56K

(($1,018))

$45K-$56K
(($1,018))
Last Updated April 30 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 May 08 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 May 08 2021
Where are Childcare Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Brookfield Early Childhood Centre
Eastgardens Kindy
Expect A Star
Goodstart Early Learning
Little Peoples Place
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
National Art School
Open Colleges
Swinburne University of Technology
William Angliss Institute
Last updated May 03 2021
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 15 / 30%
Sydney 10 / 20%
Melbourne 8 / 16%
Adelaide 5 / 10%
Perth 5 / 10%
Last updated April 30 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Darwin ($65K)
Melbourne ($57K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Sydney ($54K)
Brisbane ($51K)
Last updated April 30 2021