How Much Are Moms Worth in 2014?'s 14th Annual "Mom Salary" Survey Reveals How Much Money Mothers Should Be Paid

3. Day Care Center Teacher

Day Care Center Teacher
Median annual salary: $26,700

Stay-at-home moms: 14.3 hours a week
Working moms: 5.6 hours a week

“Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” – Stevie Wonder

Whether you’re a stay-at-home mom or a working mother, you are also a teacher.

At-home moms not utilizing daycare are with the kids around the clock, and even from that young age they serve as role models and the earliest of instructors. But even the parents who use daycare are still helping kids to learn whenever possible. Whether it’s arts and crafts or learning to read, the best and most devoted educator kids have is in the home.

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