Salary RangeBelow $25,000 to $50,000
Child care workers are employed by day care centers, preschools, and other child-care facilities and work with infants, toddlers, and preschool-aged children. While parents and guardians are at work, child-care providers watch the children and help them develop skills through games and activities. Approximately 1.2 million child care workers are employed in the United States.
Minimum Education LevelHigh School Diploma
OutlookLittle Change or More Slowly than the Average
Experienced Child Care Worker
Entry-Level Child Care Worker