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How much does a Childcare Worker make in New Mexico?

Average Childcare Worker Hourly Wage in New Mexico

Childcare Workers earn a median hourly wage of $9.10. Hourly wages typically start from $7.98 and go up to $12.82.

Average Childcare Worker Yearly Salary in New Mexico

Childcare Workers earn a median salary of $18,920 per year. Salaries typically start from $16,610 and go up to $26,660.

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Childcare Worker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Childcare Worker Earnings

The highest earning Childcare Workers in New Mexico earn:

$12.82
an hour
$26,660
per year
Senior Childcare Worker Earnings

Senior Childcare Workers in New Mexico earn:

$10.55
an hour
$21,930
per year
Experienced Childcare Worker Earnings

Experienced Childcare Workers in New Mexico earn:

$9.10
an hour
$18,920
per year
Junior Childcare Worker Earnings

Junior Childcare Workers in New Mexico earn:

$8.40
an hour
$17,470
per year
Starting Childcare Worker Earnings

Starting Childcare Workers in New Mexico earn:

$7.98
an hour
$16,610
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Childcare Worker salary comparison

Childcare Workers earn less than 100% percent of Education & Childcare careers in New Mexico. Childcare Worker salaries are in the bottom 93% of all careers in New Mexico.

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High School Teacher Salary in New Mexico $52k
Special Education Teacher Salary in New Mexico $51k
Clergy Salary in New Mexico $49k
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Childcare Worker Salary $18k

Historical salary for Childcare Workers in New Mexico

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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