The average cost for a weekend babysitter in Oklahoma is between $10 and $10.50 per hour for one child. This is the average rate for states within the Midwestern region.
Huff Post Parents states that parents hire a babysitter at least two times per month, and 11 percent of parents have had the same babysitter for five years or more. The average rate for a nanny is $13.50 for one child, and only 71 percent of nannies remain with the same family for at least two years. One in three families can expect to invest over $1,000 in a babysitter on an annual basis.