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How much does a sitter cost in Ontario?

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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 $20.00 an hour in Ontario.

Sitter rates in Ontario

Lowest costAverage costHighest cost
Hour$18.00$20.00$21.00
* Rate information as of February 22, 2024
Rachel D
Rachel D
Hi there! I'm Rachel, a nurturing and experienced sitter based in Milton, Ontario. As a dedicated caregiver, I have a passion for providing top-notch care for newborns, toddlers, and primary school children. Whether you're seeking full-time, part-time, live-in, or live-out care, I offer flexible availability to suit your family's needs. I understand the importance of finding the perfect fit for your family, and I am committed to creating a safe and loving environment for your little ones. With my background in child development and years of professional experience, I am well-equipped to handle the unique needs of each child under my care. My services extend to both in-home and daycare settings, and I charge a competitive rate of $18.0 per hour. If you're in search of a reliable and trustworthy nanny, feel free to message me to discuss how I can be of assistance to your family. I look forward to the opportunity to make a positive impact on your children's lives and provide you with peace of mind.
18.00/hour
Grace R
Grace R
Hello there! My name is Grace and I love working with children. I am seeking a babysitter/nanny position with a wonderful family in Stratford, Ontario. I am comfortable providing occasional and part-time care. As a live-in nanny, I am committed to creating a nurturing and safe environment for your little ones. I understand the importance of fostering a positive and supportive relationship with both the children and their parents. I aim to ensure that the children under my care feel loved and well-cared for at all times. I charge $20.00 per hour for my services, and I am more than happy to discuss details further with any interested parties. If you feel that I might be a good fit for your family, please do not hesitate to message me. I am looking forward to the opportunity to meet and work with a loving family in the Stratford area. Thank you!
20.00/hour
Noa A
Noa A
Hello there! I'm Noa, a professional sitter based in Richmond Hill, Ontario. With experience caring for newborns, toddlers, and primary school children, I offer reliable and attentive care tailored to your little one's needs. As a dedicated and trustworthy live-out nanny, I understand the importance of creating a safe and nurturing environment for your child's growth and development. Whether you need occasional or part-time support, I am here to lend a helping hand. My hourly rate is $21.0, and I am committed to providing top-notch care while fostering a positive and engaging experience for your child. I believe in maintaining open communication with parents to ensure that their specific requirements are met, and their little ones are always in good hands. If you are seeking a caring and responsible sitter who values the well-being of your children, feel free to message me. I would love to discuss how I can support your family and create a lasting bond with your little ones. Let's work together to provide the best care for your precious ones!
21.00/hour

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