Alabama Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Auburn, Gadsden and Mobile
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anniston, Decatur and Huntsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Mobile and Montgomery

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Auburn, Birmingham and Montgomery

Schools for Child Care Workers in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Alabama

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  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Undergraduate in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education*
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist
  • Degrees: Master

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education (MEd plus Certification) - Online, Early Childhood Education (Certificate Only) - Online, Early Childhood Education (Master of Education) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education, Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate
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More Alabama Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bevill State Community College Sumiton Associate 3,986
Bishop State Community College Mobile Associate 2,811
Central Alabama Community College Alexander City Associate 2,177
Chattahoochee Valley Community College Phenix City Associate 1,929
Enterprise-Ozark Community College Enterprise Associate 2,189
Gadsden State Community College Gadsden Associate 5,514
George C Wallace Community College-Dothan Dothan Associate 3,707
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville Associate 5,247
H Councill Trenholm State Technical College Montgomery Associate 1,340
James H Faulkner State Community College Bay Minette Associate 3,612
Jefferson State Community College Birmingham Associate 7,944
John C Calhoun State Community College Tanner Associate 9,117
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus Birmingham Associate 3,320
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Andalusia Associate 1,592
Northeast Alabama Community College Rainsville Associate 2,513
Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals Muscle Shoals Associate 3,678
Reid State Technical College Evergreen Associate 584
Shelton State Community College Tuscaloosa Associate 5,323
Snead State Community College Boaz Associate 2,157
Southern Union State Community College Wadley Associate 4,936

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Child Care Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Child Care Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 190 $17950 1.08
Oxford 190 $17950 1.08
Jacksonville 190 $17950 1.08
Auburn 470 $18010 2.15
Opelika 470 $18010 2.15
Florence 190 $17720 0.88
Muscle Shoals 190 $17720 0.88
Gadsden 220 $17770 1.52
Huntsville 770 $18420 0.87
Daphne 310 $18870 1.1
Fairhope 310 $18870 1.1
Foley 310 $18870 1.1
Decatur 180 $17720 0.81
Dothan 220 $18190 0.95
Birmingham 2210 $18410 1.06
Hoover 2210 $18410 1.06
Mobile 940 $18220 1.33
Montgomery 670 $18270 1
Tuscaloosa 320 $18770 0.77
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