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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington, Rockford and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago, Champaign and Peoria
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Rockford and Peoria

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Decatur and Champaign

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More Illinois Child Care Worker Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Glen Ellyn
Associates
26,901
Joliet
Associates
15,383
Palos Hills
Associates
15,021
Grayslake
Associates
14,768
Palatine
Associates
14,142
River Grove
Associates
11,386
Sugar Grove
Associates
10,081
Elgin
Associates
9,918
Belleville
Associates
9,515
Des Plaines
Associates
9,443
East Peoria
Associates
9,290
Chicago
Associates
8,998
Chicago
Associates
8,486
Rockford
Associates
7,699
Champaign
Associates
7,569
Chicago
Associates
7,407
Godfrey
Associates
7,272
Crystal Lake
Associates
6,371
Chicago
Associates
6,183
Springfield
Associates
5,744
Moline
Associates
5,613
Normal
Associates
5,282
Mattoon
Associates
5,107
Chicago
Doctorate
4,515
Chicago Heights
Associates
4,484
Carterville
Associates
4,424
Cicero
Associates
4,397
Mount Carmel
Associates
4,330
Malta
Associates
3,775
South Holland
Associates
3,703
Centralia
Associates
3,665
Chicago
Associates
3,472
Oglesby
Associates
3,206
Kankakee
Associates
3,078
Chicago
Associates
2,979
Decatur
Associates
2,839
Danville
Associates
2,666
Ina
Associates
2,489
Quincy
Associates
1,968
Dixon
Associates
1,892
Freeport
Associates
1,857
Ullin
Associates
1,824
Harrisburg
Associates
1,820
Canton
Associates
1,560

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Kankakee170 $23,500
Peoria650 $23,370
Rockford250 $23,650
Springfield340 $23,670
Carbondale-Marion220 $21,590
Champaign-Urbana450 $24,580
Danville80 $25,820
Decatur70 $20,870
Bloomington600 $20,740

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