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How much does a sitter cost in Canada?

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When was the last time you had a night off, or a weekend away? As a parent, your number one priority is always your kids, but you deserve a break. Are you in need of a part-time babysitter to take the kids to and from school every day? Or a one-time sitter for date night? Learn about babysitting costs near you. Sitter rates do depend on the number of children and the qualifications of the sitter. To help, we have created a guide to how much you can expect to pay sitters in your area.
So how much does a sitter cost? From our research, on average they charge $15.00 an hour in Canada.

Sitter rates in Canada

Lowest costAverage costHighest cost
Hour$14.00$15.00$20.00
* Rate information as of May 20, 2024
Minesh S
Minesh S
Hey there! I'm Minesh, a nurturing and reliable sitter in Regina, Saskatchewan. I have a passion for caring for children and ensuring their safety and well-being. As a experienced sitter, I specialize in providing top-notch care for newborns, toddlers, and primary school-aged kids. Whether you're in need of full-time care or part-time assistance, I offer both live-in and live-out nanny services to accommodate your family's needs. With a focus on creating a stimulating, safe, and nurturing environment, I strive to provide exceptional care tailored to your child's individual needs. My hourly rate is $14.00, and I am available to discuss any specific requirements you may have for your little ones. If you're interested in learning more about how I can support your family, feel free to send me a message. I can't wait to connect with you and see how we can work together to provide the best care for your precious ones!
14.00/hour
Negi k
Negi k
Hello there! My name is Negi, and I am an experienced sitter based in Lethbridge, Alberta. I have a passion for working with children, and I am currently seeking a full-time or part-time position with a family in need of childcare assistance. With a background in early childhood education and a focus on creating a nurturing and stimulating environment for toddlers, I am confident in my ability to provide exceptional care. Whether you are in need of a live-in or live-out sitter, I am flexible and dedicated to meeting the needs of your family. I have experience working with children in a variety of settings, including primary schools and daycares, and I am committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of the children in my care at all times. My hourly rate is $15.00, and I am available to discuss further details regarding my availability and qualifications. If you are interested in learning more about me and how I can support your family, please feel free to send me a message. I am looking forward to the opportunity to connect with a wonderful family and provide exceptional care for your little ones.
15.00/hour
Sangeetha P
Sangeetha P
Hello, families of Owen Sound! I'm Sangeetha, a dedicated and experienced sitter who loves caring for children of all ages, from newborns to primary school-aged kids. Starting my Early Childhood Education (ECE) program this September, I bring a deep understanding of children's needs, thanks to my experience as a mother of primary and high school children. I offer full-time, part-time, live-out, and occasional care, including daycare and nanny support tailored to your family's needs. As a licensed cook, I can prepare nutritious and delicious meals, with thorough clean-up afterward. I also provide diaper changing and a safe, stimulating environment for infants. My rate is $20.00 per hour, reflecting my commitment to comprehensive, reliable, and high-quality care. Flexible scheduling is available to suit your family's needs. If you’re looking for a trustworthy and compassionate sitter, please reach out to discuss how I can help. Contact me through this website or you can email me on gmail (pratapsingh.sangeetha). I look forward to supporting the wonderful families of Owen Sound!
20.00/hour

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