Human Resources

Childcare rates

Further information

  • Salary scales
  • Childcare-Agreement-2015

Childcare salary scales are in accordance with the current University of Western Australia Child Care Employees’ Collective Agreement.

Rates effective as of 1 February 2021

Step Salary Annual Fortnightly Hourly
Assistant Educator
Step 01 AEDU$49,393$1,893.68$25.25
Step 02 AEDU$50,324$1,929.37$25.72
Step 03 AEDU$51,264$1,965.39$26.21
Step 04 AEDU$52,202$2,001.37$26.68
Assistant Director
Step 01 ASDIR$65,168$2,498.46$33.31
Step 02 ASDIR$65,910$2,526.91$33.69
Step 03 ASDIR$67,297$2,580.07$34.40
Step 04 ASDIR$70,067$2,686.28$35.82
Director
Step 01 DIRCC$81,142$3,110.87$41.48
Step 02 DIRCC$82,740$3,172.15$42.30
Step 03 DIRCC$86,890$3,331.23$44.42
Step 04 DIRCC$89,958$3,448.87$45.98
Early Childhood Teacher
Step 01 ECTER$62,101$2,380.85$31.74
Step 02 ECTER$64,523$2,473.73$32.98
Step 03 ECTER$66,225$2,538.98$33.85
Step 04 ECTER$69,363$2,659.27$35.46
Food Coordinator
Step 01 FCOOR$50,471$1,934.99$25.80
Step 02 FCOOR$51,295$1,966.59$26.22
Kitchen Assistant
Step 01 KAS$50,055$1,919.03$25.59
Qualified Educator
Step 01 QEDU$58,835$2,255.64$30.08
Step 02 QEDU$60,062$2,302.71$30.70
Step 03 QEDU$61,469$2,356.63$31.42
Step 04 QEDU$62,903$2,411.63$32.16
Senior Educator
Step 01 SEDU$53,552$2,053.12$27.37
Step 02 SEDU$55,143$2,114.12$28.19