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how much am i upposed to pay a babysitter?

I've got two girls. One is 2 and the other is almost 4

 
lilma0608

Asked by lilma0608 at 6:38 PM on Oct. 7, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • You could check out www.care.com and see what people charge in your area. Use the pulldown on the first page and your zipcode. It will tell you hourly rates.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 7:06 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • tough. I pay 11/hour for two boys but I am on the low end. Most people in my area pay 14/hour.
    jeanclaudia

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 6:39 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • It really depends a lot on who you are paying and what exactly you are paying them for. If you are paying someone to just make sure the kids don't get into trouble its a lot less than if you are paying someone to interact with your kids. Or if they are expected to make meals or do chores during nap time. I've paid between 6 and 15 an hr
    seturkey

    Answer by seturkey at 6:46 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I pay $10 per hour.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 7:11 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • it depends on where u go i lucked up n pay 50 for 4 kids per night. i do night work n the person knew i was in heard times
    lovelypisces

    Answer by lovelypisces at 9:16 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

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