Childcare Assistant

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Median Average:
$49,285
Childcare Assistant in Australia median base salary $49,285/yr. Information is based on 49 Childcare Assistant jobs advertised between November 2020 and May 2021.
How much do Childcare Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Assistant is $49,285 in Australia
$49,285 /yr
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Average $49,285
Range $40K - $50K
Last updated June 11 2021
The average pay range for Childcare Assistant is between $40K and $50K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Childcare Assistant roles advertised per month is 1 in Australia between November 2020 and May 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 May 31 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 $49,285.
G8 Education
Sydney (100%)
3,636

$56K-$66K

($12,301)

$56K-$66K
($12,301)
Only About Children
Sydney (100%)
2,392

$47K-$57K

($3,630)

$47K-$57K
($3,630)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (100%)
1,710

$48K-$58K

($4,086)

$48K-$58K
($4,086)
SDN Children's Services
Sydney (100%)
1,231

$53K-$63K

($9,576)

$53K-$63K
($9,576)
KU Children's Services
Sydney (100%)
763

$64K-$76K

($21,361)

$64K-$76K
($21,361)
Last Updated June 11 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 June 13 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 June 13 2021
Where are Childcare Assistant in Sydney sourced from?
Childcare Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Merrydays Kindergarten
Paradise4children
Penrith City Council
Peter Pan La
Peter Pan La Perouse
Childcare Assistant are sourced in Sydney are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Petersham TAFE
St George TAFE
Australian Catholic University
Charles Sturt University
Last updated June 18 2021
Where are most Childcare Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 14 / 26%
Sydney 12 / 23%
Melbourne 10 / 19%
Adelaide 5 / 9%
Perth 5 / 9%
Last updated June 11 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Assistant?
Darwin ($65K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Melbourne ($54K)
Sydney ($53K)
Brisbane ($50K)
Last updated June 11 2021