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 Sydney?
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 Sydney. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $48,255.
G8 Education
Sydney (100%)
2,257

$57K-$67K

($14,151)

$57K-$67K
($14,151)
Only About Children
Sydney (100%)
1,831

$47K-$57K

($4,130)

$47K-$57K
($4,130)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (100%)
1,071

$48K-$58K

($5,466)

$48K-$58K
($5,466)
anzuk Education
Sydney (100%)
721

$59K-$70K

($16,491)

$59K-$70K
($16,491)
SDN Children's Services
Sydney (100%)
716

$54K-$64K

($11,141)

$54K-$64K
($11,141)
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 Sydney sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Merrydays Kindergarten
Paradise4children
Peter Pan La
Peter Pan La Perouse
Pre School Centre
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Sydney 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 02 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