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Childcare Salary Guide

Childcare Salary Guide

Childcarer salaries vary dependant on the candidates experience, skills and the job requirements. The salaries listed below are in keeping with market rates.

Live out nanny:

Typically, live-out nannies can charge between £400 and £600 net per week for placements in the UK.

Live in nanny:

Typically, live-in nannies can charge between £350 and £500 net per week in the UK and between £500 and £900 net per week overseas. 

Mother’s helper:

Typically, live-in mother’s help can charge between £150 and £250 net per week in the UK and between £250 and £350 net per week overseas.

Governess:

Typically, governesses can charge between £600 and £800 net per week in the UK and between £700 and £1,200 net per week abroad.

Maternity Nurse:

Typically, maternity nurses will charge the following weekly salaries in the UK:

£750 – £900 gross for a single baby / 6 days per week

£900 – £1,200 gross for twins / 6 days per week

£1,100 – £1,300 gross for triplets / 6 days per week

Night Maternity Nurse:

Salary (hourly rates)

£13 – £18 gross for a single baby

£15 – £20 gross for twins or triplets

Day Maternity Nurse:

Salary (hourly rates)

£13 – £18 gross for a single baby

£15 – £20 gross for twins or triplets

Doula:

Salary (hourly rates)

£10 – £15 gross for a single baby

£15 – £18 gross for twins or triplets

Childminder:

Average cost of a Childminder in London is: £5.02 per hour

Au Pair:

£60 – £130 per week

Additional sources:

Nanny Tax calculator

National Childminding Association

British Association of Au Pairs