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Daycare Director Salary

How much does a Daycare Director make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Daycare Director

$52,949 (USD)/yr

$25 (USD)/hr

$1,848 (USD)/yr

$52,322 (USD)/yr

$25 (USD)/hr

$1,848 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate the academic and nonacademic activities of preschool and childcare centers or programs. Excludes “Preschool Teachers" (25-2011).
The average daycare director salary in United States is $52,949 or an equivalent hourly rate of $25. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,848. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$38,783 (USD)

$64,747 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$61,382 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Daycare Director will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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