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how much do you thnik is too much for a babysitter to charge

or what do you think is a good rate?

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:05 PM on Jan. 13, 2009 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

Answers (5)
  • It depends on the hours and the work you require from them.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:07 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I pay $6 an hour to watch 2 kids...sometimes $5 an hour to watch one. I like to pay well, they do a good job and want to come back.

    Answer by prettyrayray at 7:10 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I pay $10 an hour

    Answer by gemgem at 7:25 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I think it varies a lot depending on where you live. Everything is more expensive in big cities than in small towns. We live in a city and pay our (very responsible) teenager $8 per hour.

    Answer by yarnjunkie at 8:59 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • We pay anywhere from 2.50 -4.oo per kid.. it depends on the particular person. Example, do they clean up after themselves, very attentive to the children or just use the tv as a sitter..

    Answer by Tabetha_ruh at 11:34 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

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