Rates & pay
Caregivers support our families and allow others to go to work, but they often have to battle for respect. Let’s change that. Ten years ago, I helped start the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA) because my life has been so profoundly affected by caregivers, beginning when I was just a... more
In 2016, the average babysitter rate was nearly $14 per hour. Learn how to determine what you should charge based on three important factors. According to the 2017 Care.com Babysitter Survey, the average babysitting rate in 2016 was about $13.97 per hour -- which is up 26 percent from $11.11... more
How can I get parents to take the final step and accept my tutoring companies services? We have 100% State Certified teachers and come to the parents...plus we run offer for the first lesson free and the second one half off... they still don't seem to want... more
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Hello! I would like some help figuring what to charge a family that I will be nannying for in the near future. Here is some background... I am in St. Louis, MO I am 25 years old and female I have 5-6 years experience working with children 2 years... more
We are paying a couple to take care of our dog. Just letting him out 4x per day and feeding him 1x per day. Not asking anything extra. They live a few miles away. How much do you think is reasonable to pay per day?
The family I have been nannying for over a year now asked me to sit their 2 young kids overnight. I have agreed but am struggling to come up with a fair price. I told them I won't charge them my hourly rate for the whole time. The hours... more
There's been a few instances where I've worked 1-2 hours longer than originally anticipated, but when the family goes to pay me they don't add in the overtime hours. I'm not so much looking to get paid time and a half, but just want the... more