ERIC Number: ED464747
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Current Data on Child Care Salaries and Benefits in the United States.
Laverty, Kassin; Siepak, Kathy; Burton, Alice; Whitebook, Marcy; Bellm, Dan
This report presents the most recent salary and benefits data available for the U.S. child care workforce. Mean and median level child care salaries are compared to the median salaries of other occupations. In addition, data for average wages of preschool teachers and child care workers are presented for each state, with information on wages available by region or county within some states. The report's appendix summarizes current compensation and turnover data from selected states collected in 1999 or later, including in some instances information on health care coverage. (HTH)
Descriptors: Child Care Occupations, Child Caregivers, Compensation (Remuneration), Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Fringe Benefits, Health Insurance, Labor Turnover, Preschool Teachers, Program Descriptions, Salary Wage Differentials, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries, Wages
Center for the Child Care Workforce, 733 15th Street, NW, Suite 1037, Washington, DC 20005-2112. Tel: 202-737-7700; Fax: 202-737-0370; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. For full text: http://www.ccw.org/pubs/2002Compendium.pdf.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Foundation for Child Development, New York, NY.; David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, CA.; Teaching Strategies, Inc., Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for the Child Care Workforce, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States