Childcare Worker

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Median Average:
$59,509
Childcare Worker in Australia median base salary $59,509/yr. Information is based on 51 Childcare Worker jobs advertised between January 2021 and December 2021.
How much do Childcare Worker earn in Australia? The average salary of Childcare Worker is $59,509 in Australia
$59,509 /yr
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Average $59,509
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated January 07 2022
The average pay range for Childcare Worker is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $80K per year. The average number of Childcare Worker roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between January 2021 and December 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Childcare Worker? The most common skills required for a Childcare Worker are:
Childcare Childcare Consulting Childcare Education Childcare Anaphylaxis Childcare Consulting Education Art Asthma Administration Anaphylaxis Art Childcare Cleaning Counselling Education Administration Anaphylaxis Art Asthma Athena Building Catering Childcare CPR Dance Education
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These skills are most commonly found in Childcare Worker job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2021
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 $59,509.
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (38%), Brisbane (25%), Melbourne (8%), Newcastle (8%) +8 others
4,567

$58K-$78K

($8,886)

$58K-$78K
($8,886)
Only About Children
Sydney (76%), Melbourne (23%), Brisbane (1%), Wollongong (0%)
3,629

$47K-$63K

(($4,247))

$47K-$63K
(($4,247))
TAFE NSW
Sydney (56%), Newcastle (23%), Gold Coast (10%), Wollongong (7%) +2 others
2,334

$119K-$164K

($82,376)

$119K-$164K
($82,376)
TAFE Queensland North
Cairns (27%), Townsville (23%), Brisbane (18%), Perth (8%) +6 others
2,146

$68K-$91K

($20,512)

$68K-$91K
($20,512)
C&K Association
Brisbane (90%), Townsville (12%), Gold Coast (1%), Adelaide (0%)
1,739

$72K-$100K

($26,976)

$72K-$100K
($26,976)
Last Updated December 18 2021
How many years does it take to become a Childcare Worker?
Most candidates undertake an average of 3 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Childcare Worker.
Average Education & Training required to become a Childcare Worker
Last updated January 19 2022
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 19 2022
Where are Childcare Worker in Australia sourced from?
Childcare Worker are sourced from
these companies
Butterflies Early Learning
Early Learning Centre
Family Day Care
Kids United OSHC
Latrobe City Council
Childcare Worker are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
TAFE NSW Higher Education
University of South Australia
University of South Australia
Last updated January 17 2022
Where are most Childcare Worker roles located in Australia?
Sydney 27 / 34%
Perth 15 / 19%
Melbourne 10 / 13%
Newcastle 10 / 13%
Canberra 7 / 9%
Last updated December 18 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Childcare Worker?
Townsville ($105K)
Brisbane ($75K)
Darwin ($65K)
Canberra ($63K)
Melbourne ($59K)
Last updated December 18 2021