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how much should i pay my babysitter per hour ?

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Asked by AMOR3501 at 8:47 PM on Jun. 19, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Anything in between $10 to $15 dollars. If your babysitter is a true keeper and your child can be a handful, I suggest going a bit higher if you can afford it. We live in Boston, Massachusetts.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:00 PM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • i'd say $8 plus $2 for each extra kid, and if they are really good or you have a baby or a handful it should be more. plus if you are going to be really long or late or on a holiday its extra too

    Answer by leah2113 at 9:34 PM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • It honestly depends on where you live. The going rate where I used to live was $10 an hour. But where I live now, I could pay $5 for the first child and then an additional $2 for each child.

    Answer by Brenna at 10:37 PM on Jun. 19, 2008

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