Los Angeles, CA
I was paid $12 an hour for my first nannying job and they gave me a $1 raise each year. I've continued to do this myself because each year I've nannied, I've become that much more experienced in what I do, and having worked for a number... more
In my personal experience, my gas to and from work was never covered, but any driving done on the clock from the family was compensated (i.e. dropping off library books, errands, pickups/drop-offs).
During a really slow week, I offered to help my previous family clean out their garage and offered to take their donations to Goodwill since it had been on their to-do list for awhile. There were a few trash bags full of clothes, books, and a pile of old foldable... more
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