Washington Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Washington

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kennewick, Yakima and Bellingham
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Mount Vernon, Seattle and Tacoma
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Longview and Olympia

Schools for Child Care Workers in Washington are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Washington

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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

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

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

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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
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More Washington Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bates Technical College Tacoma Associate 5,463
Peninsula College Port Angeles Bachelor 3,180

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

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


Bremerton 0 $23530 0
Silverdale 0 $23530 0
Bellingham 400 $21640 1.18
Longview 110 $21360 0.75
Mount Vernon 110 $21800 0.56
Anacortes 110 $21800 0.56
Kennewick 430 $22050 1.01
Richland 430 $22050 1.01
Olympia 120 $22290 0.27
Tumwater 120 $22290 0.27
Seattle 4590 $24550 0.61
Tacoma 4590 $24550 0.61
Bellevue 4590 $24550 0.61
Spokane 650 $22030 0.71
Spokane Valley 650 $22030 0.71
Walla Walla 0 $23680 0
Yakima 160 $22390 0.47
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