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Day Care Center Teacher in the United States

How much does a Day Care Center Teacher earn in the United States? The average Day Care Center Teacher salary in the United States is $31,998 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,929 and $37,961. 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.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Oversees the educational activities within the day care classroom. Structures the curriculum and monitors students' progress to ensure activities are meeting the children's needs. Maintains a clean, safe, and nurturing environment. Holds conferences with parents to discuss child's growth and development. Typically requires an associate's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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