Ohio Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Ohio

Child Care Workers picture    Child Care Workers image

Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Canton, Mansfield and Toledo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lima, Sandusky and Akron
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cleveland, Cincinnati and Columbus

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Springfield, Cleveland and Lima

Schools for Child Care Workers in Ohio are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Ohio

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Ohio.

Matching School Ads

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • 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

Earn Your Diploma from Home!

  • 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 - PhD in Education, Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate
Matching School Ads

More Ohio Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Cincinnati Associate 8,507
Columbus State Community College Columbus Associate 23,057
Lakeland Community College Kirtland Associate 8,934
Mount Vernon Nazarene University Mount Vernon Masters 2,675
University of Toledo Toledo Doctorate & First Professional 19,767
Washington State Community College Marietta Associate 1,243
Youngstown State University Youngstown Doctorate 13,595

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

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


Akron 1030 $19310 0.76
Canton 470 $18470 0.68
Massillon 470 $18470 0.68
Cleveland 4580 $19530 1.08
Elyria 4580 $19530 1.08
Columbus 4090 $21140 0.98
Dayton 1320 $19270 0.86
Lima 310 $19780 1.52
Mansfield 160 $18750 0.76
Springfield 160 $22640 0.8
Toledo 1350 $19500 1.1
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104