How much does a Children's Day Care Center Teacher make in the United States? The average Children's Day Care Center Teacher salary in the United States is $36,500 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $33,100 and $41,600. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Teacher Preschool / Infant

Cottonwood Montessori DBA Tender Care for Kids - Highlands, CA

Kindergarten Teacher

Cadence Education - Klamath Falls, OR

Infant-Toddler Teacher

LLESA Children's Center - Livermore, CA

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The Children's Day Care Center Teacher structures the curriculum and monitors students' progress to ensure activities are meeting the children's needs. Oversees the educational activities within the day care classroom. Being a Children's Day Care Center Teacher holds conferences with parents to discuss child's growth and development. Maintains a clean, safe, and nurturing environment. In addition, Children's Day Care Center Teacher typically requires an associate's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Children's Day Care Center Teacher gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Working as a Children's Day Care Center Teacher typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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