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Aime D. - Seeking Work in Chicago
Nanny Aime
"Aime is really patient, she is sweet and funny! I can assure you that your little ones will be in good hands. Aime is punctual and a very kind person, your little ones will love her."
- Reyna
Aime D. - Seeking Work in Chicago
Nanny Aime
"Aime is really patient, she is sweet and funny! I can assure you that your little ones will be in good hands. Aime is punctual and a very kind person, your little ones will love her."
- Reyna
Sam K. - Seeking Work in Chicago
Nanny Sam
"I am happy to have Sam working as my employee because she loves kids, she bonded with them very well and they felt safe with her and lastly they were her first priority ."
- Stefany
Sam K. - Seeking Work in Chicago
Nanny Sam
"I am happy to have Sam working as my employee because she loves kids, she bonded with them very well and they felt safe with her and lastly they were her first priority ."
- Stefany
Megan L. - Seeking Work in Chicago
Nanny Megan
"Megan is a delightful human to work with, she is reliable, responsible, and she always acted with my family’s best interest at heart. She was so creative in her approach, I could always tell my Angie was having a good time when in her care. She is firm when necessary but always kind and warm. Any family would be lucky to have Megan be part of their team!"
- Alexandra
Megan L. - Seeking Work in Chicago
Nanny Megan
"Megan is a delightful human to work with, she is reliable, responsible, and she always acted with my family’s best interest at heart. She was so creative in her approach, I could always tell my Angie was having a good time when in her care. She is firm when necessary but always kind and warm. Any family would be lucky to have Megan be part of their team!"
- Alexandra
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What’s the average cost of a child care provider in Chicago, IL?

The average cost of a child care provider in Chicago, IL is $16.54 per hour. The cost of a child care provider is dependent on the child care provider’s experience, qualifications and location.
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How to Find Affordable Child Care in Chicago, IL

Nanny Lane is a child care website to help you find child care near your area in Chicago Chicago. Our child care services include background checks, PLUS, and payroll.

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Chicago, IL

If you’re looking for affordable child care, you should explore the different types of care and how they compare to each other. What are the differences between a solo nanny and a nanny share? What about a nanny share vs. daycare? Or nanny share vs. nursery school? Or a solo nanny vs. an au pair? What is a nanny share?

There are lots of options to find affordable child care that works best for your family, and Nanny Lane’s child care services is here to help along the way.

Explore the Costs of Different Child Care Options

There are various types of child care (solo nanny, nanny share, etc), with different levels of costs. For how much to pay a nanny, key factors that determine cost are experience, the number of children, where you live, and much more. In addition, during the hiring process, you should be considerate of how to handle expenses (e.g. gas, food, etc.).

If you choose a nanny as the best child care option for your family, there are ways to save on nanny costs like an afterschool co-op or having relatives who live close offer child care support on certain days.

Alternatively, you can split the costs of a nanny. There are lots of different nanny share setups that highlight how to make nanny shares even if the kids are different ages. With a nanny share, you can find a family first or hire a nanny and consider creating a nanny share. Either way, a nanny share is the most affordable way to employ a nanny.

Find what works best for you and your family. Nanny Lane’s child care services are here to help you along the way.

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