Early Childhood Educator

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Median Average:
$51,550
Early Childhood Educator in Australia median base salary $51,550/yr. Information is based on 1551 Early Childhood Educator jobs advertised between December 2020 and November 2021.
How much do Early Childhood Educator earn in Australia? The average salary of Early Childhood Educator is $51,550 in Australia
$51,550 /yr
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Average $51,550
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated November 26 2021
The average pay range for Early Childhood Educator is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $70K per year. The average number of Early Childhood Educator roles advertised per month is 143 in Australia between December 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Early Childhood Educator? The most common skills required for a Early Childhood Educator are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Early Childhood Educator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated November 30 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Childcare & Outside School Hours Care roles in Australia?
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 Australia. See how they compare to the average Childcare & Outside School Hours Care salary of $51,550.
G8 Education
Sydney (34%), Melbourne (21%), Perth (12%), Brisbane (9%) +9 others
22,076

$49K-$66K

($6,341)

$49K-$66K
($6,341)
Affinity Education Group
Brisbane (32%), Sydney (32%), Melbourne (11%), Perth (9%) +8 others
9,359

$48K-$65K

($5,181)

$48K-$65K
($5,181)
C&K Association
Brisbane (93%), Townsville (7%), Cairns (2%), Gold Coast (0%)
5,221

$57K-$75K

($14,965)

$57K-$75K
($14,965)
Only About Children
Sydney (75%), Melbourne (23%), Brisbane (1%), Wollongong (0%)
4,783

$45K-$60K

($1,202)

$45K-$60K
($1,202)
Camp Australia
Melbourne (26%), Perth (22%), Brisbane (17%), Sydney (16%) +8 others
4,745

$47K-$63K

($3,979)

$47K-$63K
($3,979)
Last Updated November 27 2021
How many years does it take to become a Early Childhood Educator?
Most candidates undertake an average of 3 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Early Childhood Educator.
Average Education & Training required to become a Early Childhood Educator
Last updated December 01 2021
Most candidates have on average 9 years working experience prior to becoming a Early Childhood Educator.
Average Education & Training required to become a Early Childhood Educator
Last updated December 01 2021
Where are Early Childhood Educator in Australia sourced from?
Early Childhood Educator are sourced from
these companies
Balmain Care for Kids
Big Fat Smile
Birches Early Learning Centre
Camp Australia
Goodstart Early Learning
Early Childhood Educator are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
Macquarie University
Macquarie University
Murdoch University
Last updated December 03 2021
Where are most Early Childhood Educator roles located in Australia?
Sydney 250 / 21%
Melbourne 248 / 21%
Albury 106 / 9%
Brisbane 91 / 8%
Perth 89 / 7%
Last updated November 27 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Early Childhood Educator?
Albury ($55K)
Cairns ($55K)
Melbourne ($54K)
Sydney ($54K)
Brisbane ($53K)
Last updated November 27 2021