Tennessee Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Clarksville, Johnson City and Memphis
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chattanooga, Kingsport and Morristown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis, Knoxville and Clarksville

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chattanooga, Cleveland and Kingsport

Schools for Child Care Workers in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Tennessee

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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

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

  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

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 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

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
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More Tennessee Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

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


Jackson 300 $18530 1.17
Johnson City 280 $17720 0.88
Cleveland 200 $17690 1.07
Knoxville 1140 $17820 0.73
Nashville 3210 $21330 0.87
Davidson 3210 $21330 0.87
Murfreesboro 3210 $21330 0.87
Franklin 3210 $21330 0.87
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