Childcare Worker

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Median Average:
$52,352
Childcare Worker in Australia median base salary $52,352/yr. Information is based on 34 Childcare Worker jobs advertised between February 2020 and January 2021.
How much do Childcare Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Worker is $52,352 in Australia
$52,352 /yr
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Average $52,352
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated January 22 2021
The average pay range for Childcare Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Childcare Worker roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between February 2020 and January 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Worker? The most common skills required for a Childcare Worker are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Teaching - Early Childhood roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Teaching - Early Childhood roles. See what salaries they paid for Teaching - Early Childhood in Australia. See how they compare to the average Teaching - Early Childhood salary of $52,352.
G8 Education
Sydney (34%), Perth (16%), Melbourne (11%), Adelaide (10%) +9 others
3,761

$62K-$72K

($14,814)

$62K-$72K
($14,814)
I Work for NSW
Sydney (71%), Newcastle (19%), Wollongong (10%)
1,617

$79K-$96K

($35,545)

$79K-$96K
($35,545)
Only About Children
Sydney (78%), Melbourne (20%), Brisbane (2%), Wollongong (0%)
1,610

$51K-$61K

($3,821)

$51K-$61K
($3,821)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (41%), Brisbane (27%), Perth (10%), Canberra (5%) +7 others
1,196

$61K-$72K

($14,505)

$61K-$72K
($14,505)
anzuk Education
Melbourne (47%), Sydney (45%), Brisbane (7%), Albury (1%) +1 others
968

$62K-$73K

($15,542)

$62K-$73K
($15,542)
Last Updated January 22 2021
How many years does it take to become a Childcare Worker?
Most candidates undertake an average of 0 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Childcare Worker.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Worker
Last updated January 24 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Childcare Worker.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Worker
Last updated January 24 2021
Where are Teaching - Early Childhood in Australia sourced from?
Teaching - Early Childhood are sourced from
these companies
Deakin University
Department of Education
Australian Electoral Commission
St George Bank
Department of Justice
Teaching - Early Childhood are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Deakin University
Monash University
Australian Catholic University
University of Western Sydney
Last updated January 24 2021
Where are most Childcare Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 18 / 38%
Canberra 8 / 17%
Newcastle 8 / 17%
Perth 4 / 8%
Brisbane 3 / 6%
Last updated January 22 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Worker?
Brisbane ($88K)
Albury ($85K)
Canberra ($60K)
Sydney ($56K)
Newcastle ($47K)
Last updated January 22 2021