Massachusetts Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Massachusetts

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pittsfield, Taunton and Haverhill
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lowell, Barnstable and Framingham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Worcester and Springfield

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Barnstable, Pittsfield and Worcester

Schools for Child Care Workers in Massachusetts are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Massachusetts

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  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

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

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  • Programs: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Diploma

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

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education, Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education (Certificate Only) - Online, Early Childhood Education (MEd plus Certification) - Online, Early Childhood Education (Master of Education) - Online
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Certificate, Master
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More Massachusetts Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bay State College Boston Bachelor 354
Holyoke Community College Holyoke Associate 6,461
Massachusetts Bay Community College Wellesley Hills Associate 5,018
Massasoit Community College Brockton Associate 7,064
Mount Ida College Newton Bachelor 1,429
Mount Wachusett Community College Gardner Associate 4,147
North Shore Community College Danvers Associate 7,107
Pine Manor College Chestnut Hill Masters 472

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Massachusetts. 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


Leominster 290 $26340 1.41
Gardner 290 $26340 1.41
New Bedford 150 $19860 0.58
Pittsfield 120 $22380 0.71
Barnstable Town 310 $21770 0.73
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