Work in Compensation or HR?    x
Or browse by:

$32,032

Average Base Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$400

Average Bonus
The average child care teacher salary in District of Columbia, United States is $32,032 or an hourly rate of $15. This is 12% higher (+$3,476) than the average child care teacher salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $400.
Salary by Experience

$23,920

Entry Level Salary

$42,474

Senior Level Salary
An entry level child care teacher (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $23,920. On the other end, a senior level child care teacher (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $42,474.

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Job Description
Attend to children at schools, businesses, private households, and childcare institutions. Perform a variety of tasks, such as dressing, feeding, bathing, and overseeing play. Excludes "Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education" (25-2011) and "Teacher Assistants" (25-9041).
Education

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtained.

Jobs that May Interest You

Lead Teacher Early Child Care
Love and Care Child Development Center, Inc.
Washington
We are seeking a in Lead Teacher Early Child Care to join our organization! This individual will plan and present age appropriate activities for children using Teaching Strategies Creative Curriculum
Experience Infant Toddler Lead Teacher AA Degree (Required)
Kiddie University Child Development Center
Washington
Each potential teacher must demonstrate a genuine love for children, a passion to provide a ... Company Description The child care management team at KIDDIE UNIVERSITY has over 50 years of ...
Childcare Infant Toddler Lead Teacher BA, AA - CDA Bilingual Preferred
Kiddie University Child Development Center
Washington
Each potential teacher must demonstrate a genuine love for children, a passion to provide a ... Company Description The child care management team at KIDDIE UNIVERSITY has over 50 years of ...
Temporary Summer Pre-K Teacher
CentroNía
Washington
Child development and developmentally appropriate practices knowledge. * Nurturing character that ... Required Experience: 2 or more years of experience in the care and education of young children in a ...
Pre-K Teacher Assistant
CentroNía
Washington
Build positive relationships with each child * Facilitate children’s cognitive and linguistic ... Two or more years of experience in the care and education of young children in a group setting ...
About the Data

The above data is a data available in ERI Economic Research Institute's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Global Salary Calculator.

If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Salary Assessor.

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo