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What is an appropriate price to charge for babysitting?

A friend asked me to keep her daughter for 2 days from 7am-4pm. she is a well mannered 10 year old. The friend said she would pay then asked me what her bill would be. I have no idea how or what to charge. Help please.

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Asked by alboston at 3:57 PM on Jun. 11, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • 30 a day or 25 since shes a good freind i'd get 25 for keeping from 11 pm to 3 pm

    Answer by sydney1026 at 4:06 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • Honestly, if she was a good friend and it was a one time thing, I wouldn't charge.

    Answer by JeremysMom at 4:12 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • has a tool where you put in how many children, their age and zip code and it comes up with the average price of what people in that area are charging.

    Answer by hill_star03 at 5:52 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

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