Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$62,391
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $62,391/yr. Information is based on 46 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between May 2021 and February 2022.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $62,391 in Australia
$62,391 /yr
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Average $62,391
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated May 20 2022
The average pay range for Childcare Assistant is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between May 2021 and February 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 Anaphylaxis Asthma Childcare Catering Childcare Administration Building Catering Chef Cleaning Construction CPR Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Building Cement Childcare Cleaning Cooking CPR Design
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Hobart?
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 Hobart. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $62,391.
Wanslea Family Services
Hobart (100%)
58

$59K-$69K

($2,109)

$59K-$69K
($2,109)
Wellways Australia Limited
Hobart (100%)
39

$70K-$100K

($22,609)

$70K-$100K
($22,609)
Uniting (Victoria and Tasmania) Limited
Hobart (100%)
20

$35K-$45K

(($22,391))

$35K-$45K
(($22,391))
MEGT
Hobart (100%)
16

$32K-$40K

(($26,391))

$32K-$40K
(($26,391))
CatholicCare Tasmania
Hobart (100%)
16

$40K-$60K

(($12,391))

$40K-$60K
(($12,391))
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 May 23 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 May 23 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 May 27 2022
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 23 / 33%
Brisbane 15 / 22%
Canberra 9 / 13%
Sydney 9 / 13%
Perth 6 / 9%
Last updated May 20 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Adelaide ($71K)
Sydney ($61K)
Melbourne ($59K)
Perth ($56K)
Gold Coast ($55K)
Last updated May 20 2022