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Tiffeny G. - Seeking Work in Baltimore
Tiffeny G.

The things that made Tiffeny such a great employee to work with is her attention to detail and patience. Day in and day out, she has demonstrated patience and steadiness as she completed certain tasks at work. She has made work easier because she is so dependable. - Anthony

Ariana R. - Seeking Work in Westminster
Ariana R.

Ariana is truly the best thing that’s happened to our family. She is patient, loving, great with infants and toddlers, and helps out around the house with everything from tidying to organizing to decorating! I fully trust her and cannot recommend her enough for families. - Caroline

Tamra M. - Seeking Work in Bowie
Tamra M.

Tamra is such an amazing person inside and out. I was a new mom when I met Tamra, she was referred to me by a mutual friend . When i say life saver , she is truly one. My son who is now 4 years old absolutely loves Tamra and refused to get looked after by anyone else. She has experience in actual daycare so that made me a little more comfortable . Over all I love Tamra, and you will too. - Chloe

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What’s the average cost of a child care provider in Maryland?

The average cost of a child care provider in Maryland is $15.53 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 Maryland

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

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Maryland

If you’re looking for affordable child care, you should explore the different types of care and how they compare to each other in Maryland. 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 in Maryland

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)(/guide/family/identifying-your-needs/how-to-split-nanny-share-costs). 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.

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