How much does a Daycare Director make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Daycare Director in the United States is $21 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $19 and $23. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Family owned and operated child daycare center is in the process of opening and renovating a second facility after tremendous success growing the original center over the past three years. At our ...
ZipRecruiter - 66 days ago
Early Resultz Daycare & Learning Ce - Suffolk , VA
Energetic individual who will be willing to process payroll. staff schedules, file charts, etc. Company Description Early Resultz Daycare & Learning Center is preschool environment, we expect our ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
Rise And Shine Daycare - Fairfax , VA
... Director and teacher in implementing parent involvement activities. • Perform other duties as required or assigned. C. QUALIFICATIONS: • High school diploma or GED. • Must demonstrate ...
ZipRecruiter - 60 days ago
AmeriKIDS Preschool, LLC - Amelia Court House , VA
The Teacher Assistant supports the Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of ... - 50 days ago
Heavenly Hearts Family Learning Place - Portsmouth , VA
... Director promptly. • Practice excellence in teaching when offering Heavenly Hearts Family Daycare programs. • Understand all curricular elements in Heavenly Hearts Family Learning Place programs ...
ZipRecruiter - 18 days ago
Intercept Health - Richmond , VA
Summary: Works one on one with youth within the school, daycare or private placement. The ... for direct behavioral therapy with children, adolescents, and young adults with autism ...
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Daycare Director in the United States. The average hourly rate for Daycare Director ranges from $19 to $23 with the average hourly pay of $21. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $21 to $26 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $23.

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