Childcare Worker salary in the United States

Average salary
$23,500/yr
Based on 1,690 income tax records
$16,000
$47,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$21K
 
$25K
 
$26K
 
$24K
 
$24K
$16,000
$47,000
How much do Childcare Workers make?
The average total salary for a Childcare Worker is $23,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,690 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Childcare Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Childcare Worker salary can vary between $16,000 to $47,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Childcare Worker salary by location

Childcare Worker salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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New Alternatives, San Diego County, CA
10 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$21K – $41K

Childcare Worker demographics in United States

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75% are single
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25% are married
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37% have kids
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21% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Childcare Workers in United States

1,690 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a childcare worker in the United States is $23,500 per year. Childcare worker salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $47,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,690 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as childcare worker.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for childcare workers in the United States: Worcester Metro Area, MA ($36,500 a year), New York Metro Area, NY ($33,000 a year), and Riverside Metro Area, CA ($31,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.