Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$53,979
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $53,979/yr. Information is based on 49 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between January 2021 and January 2022.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $53,979 in Australia
$53,979 /yr
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Average $53,979
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated January 07 2022
The average pay range for Childcare Assistant is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $80K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between January 2021 and January 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Assistant? The most common skills required for a Childcare Assistant are:
Childcare CPR Anaphylaxis Childcare Asthma CPR Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare Education Administration Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare Cleaning Catering Education Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Budgets Building Cement Chef Childcare Cleaning Cooking CPR Dance Design
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Darwin?
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 Darwin. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $53,979.
One Tree Community Services Inc
Darwin (100%)
203

$51K-$64K

($3,972)

$51K-$64K
($3,972)
Camp Australia
Darwin (100%)
174

$43K-$62K

(($1,183))

$43K-$62K
(($1,183))
Australian Signals Directorate
Darwin (100%)
64

$60K-$100K

($26,021)

$60K-$100K
($26,021)
Affinity Education Group
Darwin (100%)
49

$44K-$68K

($2,611)

$44K-$68K
($2,611)
CatholicCare
Darwin (100%)
40

$73K-$88K

($26,965)

$73K-$88K
($26,965)
Last Updated December 18 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 January 19 2022
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 January 19 2022
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
Australian Catholic University
Box Hill Institute
National Art School
Swinburne University of Technology
Last updated January 19 2022
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 14 / 23%
Melbourne 14 / 23%
Sydney 14 / 23%
Canberra 7 / 12%
Perth 5 / 8%
Last updated December 18 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Adelaide ($65K)
Gold Coast ($55K)
Melbourne ($52K)
Sydney ($52K)
Brisbane ($47K)
Last updated December 18 2021