How much should I pay my nanny?
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How much should I pay my nanny?

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According to Care.com, the average rate for a full-time nanny is $8 to $20 per hour. A part-time nanny is paid between $12 and $25 per hour. The rates apply to caring for one child.

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Care.com explains that elements such as location, type of nanny, experience, additional responsibilities, number of children, benefits and incentives contribute to the final rate charged. For example, a nanny who lives in the home, with less than two years of experience and is 18 to 20 years of age is paid an average rate of $325 to $450 per week. This same nanny is paid $8 to $12 per hour when living outside the home.

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