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5,260 babysitters are listed in Chicago, IL

The average rate is $19/hr as of June 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Babysitters in Chicago, IL

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Tanya S.


Chicago, IL

$30-35/hr18 yrs exp

Occasional Babysitter

Hired by 32 families in your neighborhood

I have experience as a mothers helper and taking care of infants as young as a month old. Also, travel, overnights, or live in babysitter while parents travel or have a stay cation. I love doing arts and crafts and taking children to the park, museums, etc. Currently looking for occasional sitting. Families book me when school...
Tanya can also help with: Light cleaning, travel
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Tanya is your girl! She was every bit of amazing. We hired her through Care.com because we were traveling to Chicago for vacation. She put my mind at ease with the first phone call. She was more than we could have asked for, our girls enjoyed their time with her....

Alex M.

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Amy L.


Chicago, IL

$25/hr6 yrs exp

Postpartum Doula And Engaging Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Empowerment, education and support are my goals as I work with families. Having been drawn to birth work for many years, I am so grateful to pursue my dream of serving as a postpartum doula. A lifelong love of learning keeps me motivated to continuously expand my knowledge through classes and personal study in this specialized...
Amy can also help with: Grocery shopping, craft assistance, light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Amy started as a nanny with our family when our daughter was four months old. I was nervous beforehand as this was our first non-family caregiver, but any worries were quickly dispelled as I could tell right away we were in great hands. Amy has blown me away with...

Rachel F.

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Ally S.


Chicago, IL

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter

My name is Ally and I am 29 years old. I have been babysitting for about 10 + years now and get along with kids very well. I have three nephews and have worked with multiple families off care. com. I am currently working part time in hospitality and looking to get a second job. Looking to help out 2-3 days a week! Looking...
Ally can also help with: Swimming supervision, carpooling, craft assistance
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Ally is a smart, beautiful, and intelligent young lady. She is great with kids and is fun to be with. I believe she is competent and experienced enough to fit into any home situations. She is beyond capable of following a routine if needed and willing to help...

Lexi G.

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Leonor D.


Chicago, IL

$25-27/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time Nanny, Senior Care Provider, Tutor, Babysitter

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

I have been working with children since my early 20's as a young woman I would often volunteer for charities, babysit or tutor children with learning disabilities. I enjoyed the experience so much that I decided to make it a life long career. I went to school to become a teacher and received a Bachelors degree in education. I...
Leonor can also help with: Craft assistance
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Leonor (who has been coined Daisy by my 2 year old daughter) is such a Godsend to us! She has as much energy as my 2 year old! She is 100% reliable, always on time and is very flexible. My daughter gets so excited when she hears Daisy is coming to play with her....

Penny H.

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Sandra L.


Chicago, IL

$20/hr10 yrs exp

Caregiver - Nanny - Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi, my name is Sandra. I have (10+) years experience taking care of newborns, toddlers, and school age children . I also volunteer in the kids' department at the church I attend on Sunday when needed. I love taking care of kids. They are so honest and friendly. I enjoy singing, playing games, or what makes children happy. I am...
Sandra can also help with: Travel, craft assistance
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Sandra did an amazing job with our baby girl from the ages of 6-12 months. This is a highly transitional age with the intro of solid foods, crawling, and walking. I also breastfed while working from home which can throw even more challenges in the mix. Sandra did...

Larelle B.

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Vasiliki B.


Chicago, IL

$15-50/hr10 yrs exp

Trusting Babysitter

Hello there! My name is Vasiliki. I am located in the Portage Park area. I've been taking care of children for over 28 years. Having 8 children myself all grown up now. As well as past experience working in a home daycare. I can provide references upon request. I have experience from two months to eight years of age. I can...
5.0
"She has a very empathetic heart. From what I remember she has raised 6 children on her own & had a beautiful motherly instinct with my own child. Was very sad leaving as I had to move. Lots of love for her and her family."

Elizabeth H.

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Irais V.


Chicago, IL

$25/hr3 yrs exp

Hi, I Am An Occasional/one Time Babysitter.

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I am a fun and caring sitter. I love children and hope to have some of my own one day. I have experience with all ages but my expertise are infants and toddlers. I am energetic and always up for an adventure with your children. Whether it's needing a part time nanny or sitter or even a date night, I am here to help!
Irais can also help with: Carpooling, travel
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

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Luciene F.


Chicago, IL

$25-35/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

I am an extremely optimistic person who is very hard-working and loyal. I am 60 years old and moved here to Chicago from Brazil five years ago. My life experiences set me apart from others; I have adapted to many different situations, and I am very flexible in my thinking. I love to learn new things every day and share this...
Luciene can also help with: Meal prep, travel, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Luci has been helping us with house cleaning for a few weeks now and we can't recommend her strongly enough! She is super thorough and efficient and so lovely to have around. We're so happy we found her!"

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Jeanie D.


Chicago, IL

$30-37/hr10 yrs exp

Reliable, Caring And Energetic Babysitter

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Jeanie, and I have been babysitting for over 10 years. I work with children ranging from newborn all the way to teenagers, and would love to believe that I am positive, energetic and caring babysitter. The kids love it when I keep them entertained and they love to learn too. While caring for them, I also make...
Jeanie can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Jeanie is punctual, dependable, and so good with our son. She has been very conscientious and communicative about wearing masks and being safe, but also keeps our son moving and having fun when she's with him."

Alva C.

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Debora R.


Chicago, IL

$25-30/hr8 yrs exp

Baby-Sitter Available

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hello parents! I'm available to be your nanny! I'm from Brazil, I'm 34 years old and I have CPR / AED certification. Currently I am living in Logan Square. I have easy access to surrounding suburbs, also I have my own car. In my past experiences, I have prepared children to go to school, prepared and served meals, picked them...
Debora can also help with: Travel, light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Very good phone and in-person interviews with Debora: punctual, enthusiastic, good questions/answers and follow-up, very responsive. We moved forward with a candidate that made more logistical sense for our position, but recommend Debora as a strong candidate."

Sameer A.

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Diana G.


Chicago, IL

$26/hr10 yrs exp

Excellent Babysitter

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

Hello families I have 16 years of being a nanny I love newborn babies and children of all ages. My passion is to find a loving family who I can call my own and as well as building trust and having great communication with the families happy baby happy family. My passion is to care for your child like my own.
Diana can also help with: Travel, light cleaning
5.0
"Diana is great and has been working with us for a few weeks. She is great with our infant son. She gives me updates and I know I can trust her with him."

Breauna C.

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Caitlin A.


Chicago, IL

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny Or Babysitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I have babysat for kids of all ages for 8 years now, and nannied for a family with 2 children last summer. I have experience with babysitting children, the oldest being 15 and the youngest 4 months old. I am very comfortable driving kids to and from school, camp, and other activities. I love to help children with their school...
Caitlin can also help with: Craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision, carpooling, meal prep, light cleaning & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Caitlin was an absolute gem! I have 3 kids and she was able to keep them all entertained and organized activities for all of them play together. I never worried about my children's safety while they were in her care. She was easy to get in touch with and always on...

Elise M.

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Sarah G.


Chicago, IL

$15-20/hr7 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter

Hello! I am an experienced and reliable babysitter and nanny with 7+ years of experience. I am originally from Omaha, NE, but I study in Chicago! I have cared for children of all ages (0-15 years old) and am capable of handling multiple children, as I have experience nannying four children. I look forward to watching your little...
Sarah can also help with: Swimming supervision, light cleaning, grocery shopping, craft assistance, meal prep
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Lila Z.


Chicago, IL

$16-21/hr3 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter/house-sitter/pet-sitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Full time Speech-Language Pathologist available for occasional weekend help with advanced notice. I am comfortable with anyone, from very energetic kiddos to those who are more reserved. I also have experience working with children with autism, speech and language disorders, feeding difficulties, etc. Most of my babysitting,...
Lila can also help with: Swimming supervision, craft assistance, carpooling, travel
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"I would really recommend Lila! She has helped my family in many ways, such as child care and English lessons, personally and virtually. She is very kind and responsible, that's why she has been working with us for 6 months! My kids love to play and study with her,...

Patricio V.

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Chelsea E.


Chicago, IL

$25-26/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! I have graduated from the University of Dayton and currently live in Lakeview, Chicago! I have experience in the healthcare field for the past 5 years and am Covid vaccinated and CPR certified. I have current experience with babies to older children as I have nannied for 5+ years, babysat neighborhood kids since I was 13,...
Chelsea can also help with: Swimming supervision, craft assistance, travel, carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Chelsea worked for us for half of this summer as our former sitter unexpectedly moved out of state. We found Chelsea and she was the best sitter we ever had. She is cheerful, happy cooked meals played and bonded so well with our kids. They still miss her. We hope...

Crystal F.

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Paige S.


Chicago, IL

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter Available At Your Need!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Paige I have been babysitting for 15+ years. I have experience with children of all ages ranging from toddlers to teenagers. I can/enjoy cooking and doing light housekeeping while on the job. I am very outgoing, organized and always on time and on call! A little about me... - I'm a curve model - I moved here...
Paige can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision
5.0
"Paige is the best! She has fabulous energy and is a total natural with kids. She watched my 1 year old daughter while I went to dinner. She was punctual, receptive to our routine, and super neat. I would highly recommend and I will definitely be using her again!"

Maren S.

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Laura R.


Chicago, IL

$15-25/hr7 yrs exp

Babysitter/Nanny

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have been babysitting since I was 12 and nannied my way through college and continue to babysit on weekends and evenings.
Laura can also help with: Meal prep, craft assistance, light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

5.0
"I'm so happy I found Laura! She is very sweet, kind, punctual, and great with my kids. They love being with her. I have a 10 month old and a 4 yr old. We look forward to having her help us with child care."

Olga S.

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Lashanna H.


Chicago, IL

$20/hr8 yrs exp

Nanny/Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Can manage the daily routines of children age ranged 6 weeks to 21 while the parents are working. I can provide a structured schedule that includes meals, naps, playtime, and academic enrichment. I can also effectively manage housekeeping tasks, including cleaning, doing laundry, and organizing all areas. I have a clean driving...
Lashanna can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, light cleaning, swimming supervision
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Lashanna was amazing at pet sitting my dog. My Yorkie is ever clingy and doesn’t like when I’m gone but she loves being around Lashanna. She was very respectful of my space and followed the routine laid out for my dog. I definitely recommend Lashanna! 10/10."

Kiela W.

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Lucy B.


Chicago, IL

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

Caring, Fun, And Reliable Babysitter!! :)

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I am childcare professional with over 15 years of experience in the childcare field. I have accumulated valuable child care skills and knowledge while working in classrooms, summer camps, and private in home settings with children ranging from 3 months old to 12 years of age. I am highly dedicated to fostering nurturing...
Lucy can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, swimming supervision, travel, carpooling, craft assistance & more
Skills:

Special Needs Care

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Great with kids, worked in a daycare center and personal babysitter."

Jennifer W.

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Isaly R.


Chicago, IL

$19-25/hr6 yrs exp

Part-time Babysitter

I have 6yrs experience caring for children. I'm a very outgoing, active individual who loves the outdoors and sports! I'm experienced in caring for multiples and am great at helping organize long days, calendars, and play dates. I have great multitasking skills and am a neat person! I'm a team player and always ready for a new...
Isaly can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning, carpooling, travel
5.0
"For the past two summers Isaly has babysat my two daughters. Isaly is a bright, patient, and caring person. She relates well with my girl. They love her because she's gentle, kind, and genuinely cares about them. Isaly has many good qualities that I'm sure she...

Sandra O.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Chicago, IL

Tanya S.

5.0

Tanya is your girl! She was every bit of amazing. We hired her through Care.com because we were traveling to Chicago for vacation. She put my mind at ease with the first phone call. She was more than we could have asked for, our girls enjoyed their time with her. And, her picture updates created for...

- Alex M.

Amy L.

5.0

Amy started as a nanny with our family when our daughter was four months old. I was nervous beforehand as this was our first non-family caregiver, but any worries were quickly dispelled as I could tell right away we were in great hands. Amy has blown me away with her extreme professionalism. She's...

- Rachel F.

Ally S.

5.0

Ally is a smart, beautiful, and intelligent young lady. She is great with kids and is fun to be with. I believe she is competent and experienced enough to fit into any home situations. She is beyond capable of following a routine if needed and willing to help children with their homework. If you...

- Lexi G.

Leonor D.

5.0

Leonor was our nanny from September 2018 through August 2021. She was the most wonderful nanny we could ever imagine. We interviewed her when I was pregnant with our first, and I knew she was going to be the right fit for our family when she told me she loved caring for babies because she loved to...

- Sarah S.

Sandra L.

5.0

Sandra did an amazing job with our baby girl from the ages of 6-12 months. This is a highly transitional age with the intro of solid foods, crawling, and walking. I also breastfed while working from home which can throw even more challenges in the mix. Sandra did an amazing job with helping us with...

- Larelle B.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Babysitters in Chicago, IL are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 2,036 reviews of the 5,260 listed babysitters.