Babysitter/Nanny

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How much does a Babysitter/Nanny make in the United States?

Average base salary
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10.5k salaries reported, updated at May 29, 2020
$16.72
per hour
The average salary for a babysitter/nanny is $16.72 per hour in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Work from home
  • Paid sick time
  • Flexible schedule
  • Food provided
  • Paid time off

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Early Childhood Education Degree
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Nannying Experience
+12.00%
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+8.49%
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Most common benefits for Babysitter/Nannies

  • Work from home
  • Paid sick time
  • Flexible schedule
  • Food provided
  • Paid time off
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Health insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid housing
  • Gym membership
  • 401(k) matching

Salary satisfaction

Based on 9,061 ratings

46% of Babysitter/Nannies in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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