Amin Bashii
Recent and archived posts by Amin Bashii for Sitter.com
Where can I find virtual babysitters?

Where can I find virtual babysitters?

by Amin Bashii  •  May 30, 2020
Woman's Day says virtual babysitting is the newest trend in at-home child care, and a responsible way to socially distance and entertain the kids. Virtual babysitting might sound like something out of a sci-fi movie, but it's a reality that many families are implementing right now during social distancing. With millions of parents doing triple duty as remote workers, caregivers, and educators, many are overwhelmed and looking for ways to bring balance to their day. Virtual Sitting is proving ...
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How much can I make as a babysitter?

How much can I make as a babysitter?

by Amin Bashii  •  May 29, 2020
On average, parents pay babysitters $17.73 for one child, $20.30 for two children, and $21.49 for three children. Average rates vary widely based on location. In San Francisco, parents pay an hourly rate of $19.74 for one child, while the rate is only $10.95 in Las Vegas.
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Interview Questions for Babysitters

Interview Questions for Babysitters

by Amin Bashii  •  May 29, 2020
We believe in helping everyone find the best care, while also championing the incredible caregiving professionals that do this difficult but necessary work. Sitter.com team consists of homeowners, moms, dads, grandparents, daughters, and sons so we get it. We know how important it is to find impeccable care for your loved ones quickly and safely. We also appreciate the need for our caregivers to find work in a dignified and efficient manner. After interviewing many babysitters and many babys...
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How much do babysitters cost?

How much do babysitters cost?

by Amin Bashii  •  May 28, 2020
The price you pay for a babysitter could cost as much as $17 per hour. This rate will vary depending on where you live and the age and experience of the sitter. Cost of living and minimum wage laws can influence hourly rates. A good rule of thumb is this: the fewer the qualifications, the lower the rate. You can pay someone who is just starting to babysit less than a professional adult with years of experience and a degree in early childhood education. Use your judgment, but you’re likely in...
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About the Author
Amin Bashii
Amin Bashi is CareGuide's VP of Product. At CareGuide, we give our caregivers the support and tools needed to be successful. Because we believe happier caregivers provide better care. We champion great independent caregivers, introduce them to great families, and support them as they build long-lasting relationships directly with their clients. Amin is currently a Principal Lecturer at Product School, and he’s training the next generation of product leaders in North America.