Early Childhood Educator

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Median Average:
$52,413
Early Childhood Educator in Australia median base salary $52,413/yr. Information is based on 1017 Early Childhood Educator jobs advertised between March 2020 and February 2021.
How much do Early Childhood Educator earn in Australia? The average salary of Early Childhood Educator is $52,413 in Australia
$52,413 /yr
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Average $52,413
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated February 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 92 in Australia between March 2020 and February 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 January 31 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 $52,413.
G8 Education
Sydney (38%), Perth (16%), Melbourne (13%), Adelaide (8%) +9 others
5,901

$60K-$70K

($12,680)

$60K-$70K
($12,680)
Affinity Education Group
Sydney (34%), Brisbane (32%), Perth (12%), Melbourne (11%) +8 others
3,177

$52K-$62K

($5,342)

$52K-$62K
($5,342)
Only About Children
Sydney (76%), Melbourne (22%), Brisbane (2%), Wollongong (0%)
2,414

$47K-$57K

($573)

$47K-$57K
($573)
anzuk Education
Melbourne (38%), Sydney (36%), Brisbane (19%), Geelong (7%) +2 others
2,017

$58K-$68K

($10,891)

$58K-$68K
($10,891)
C&K Association
Brisbane (95%), Townsville (10%), Cairns (3%)
1,703

$59K-$71K

($12,833)

$59K-$71K
($12,833)
Last Updated February 26 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 February 25 2021
Most candidates have on average 7 years working experience prior to becoming a Early Childhood Educator.
Average Education & Training required to become a Early Childhood Educator
Last updated February 25 2021
Where are Childcare & Outside School Hours Care in Australia sourced from?
Childcare & Outside School Hours Care are sourced from
these companies
Australian Electoral Commission
Deakin University
Recruitment Select
Goodstart Early Learning
St George Bank
Childcare & Outside School Hours Care are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Monash University
Deakin University
Macquarie University
RMIT University
Last updated March 02 2021
Where are most Early Childhood Educator roles located in Australia?
Sydney 184 / 25%
Melbourne 130 / 18%
Brisbane 66 / 9%
Perth 60 / 8%
Newcastle 55 / 8%
Last updated February 26 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Early Childhood Educator?
Cairns ($65K)
Darwin ($61K)
Albury ($58K)
Sydney ($57K)
Brisbane ($55K)
Last updated February 26 2021