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How much does an infant babysitter cost in Forest Lake, MN?


As of July 2024, the average starting rate for a infant babysitter in Forest Lake, MN is $18.46 per hour. The weekly cost for a infant babysitter working a 40-hour week in Forest Lake, MN is $738 while the monthly cost is approximately $2,400 for 130 hours of work.

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Data is based on rates reported by service providers listed on Last updated in July 2024.

Here's a comparison of infant babysitter costs in Forest Lake, MN to both state and national rates

The cost of hiring a infant babysitter in Forest Lake, MN is approximately 4% higher than Minnesota average starting rate of $17.72 per hour and -1% lower than the national average of $18.57.


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These are the most affordable cities for infant babysitters near Forest Lake, MN

In some cases, nearby cities may offer more affordable infant babysitter services. When evaluating infant babysitter pay rates in Forest Lake, MN and its surrounding areas, it is essential to follow the minimum wage regulations and understand the proper way to pay legally. There are multiple benefits of paying legally that should be considered, such as tax deductions and fostering a professional employment relationship.


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