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The average day care worker infant salary in United States is $26,089 or an equivalent hourly rate of $13. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $308. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level day care worker infant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $17,382. On the other end, a senior level day care worker infant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $34,769.

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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).

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

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