Nanny earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Nanny salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $30,880
Massachusetts $30,090
Washington $27,270
Vermont $27,600
New York $26,780
California $26,360
Rhode Island $27,560
Alaska $27,213
Colorado $26,880
Connecticut $25,720
New Jersey $24,470
Minnesota $25,820
Maryland $24,994
Oregon $24,948
North Dakota $23,450
Maine $24,030
Illinois $24,250
Wyoming $23,940
Indiana $24,312
Virginia $22,210
Florida $23,590
Arizona $23,930
Hawaii $23,672
Nebraska $22,510
New Hampshire $23,100
Virgin Islands $20,190
Kentucky $23,283
North Carolina $22,940
Pennsylvania $22,920
Michigan $22,150
Missouri $21,550
Arkansas $23,255
Texas $22,150
Ohio $20,820
Wisconsin $21,300
Utah $20,910
Montana $21,140
Delaware $20,560
Idaho $21,740
Nevada $21,320
Kansas $21,691
New Mexico $19,730
Georgia $19,660
West Virginia $20,180
South Dakota $20,230
Tennessee $19,760
South Carolina $19,570
Oklahoma $19,290
Iowa $19,843
Louisiana $18,790
Mississippi $18,560
Alabama $18,770
Guam $18,920
Puerto Rico $18,010

How do nanny salaries compare to similar careers?

Nannies earn 23% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than childcare program administrators but more than childcare workers.

Career Median Salary
Childcare program administrator salary $48K
Career counselor salary $42K
Art teacher salary $34K
Teacher salary $35K
Graduate teaching assistant salary $33K
Nanny salary $26K
Preschool teacher salary $25K
Library assistant salary $24K
Teacher assistant salary $24K
Childcare worker salary $22K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)