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Mariah K. - Seeking Work in Spokane
Mariah K.

Mariah is a great nanny shes amazing with children, shes sweet an kind, very down to earth. Loves taking kids to the park an she loves helping with homework an reading to them. She's always exited to go to work very outgoing an always on top of her game. - Melinda

Jessee Y. - Seeking Work in Oak Harbor
Jessee Y.

She was available with short notice and my kids absolutely loved her. She provided thorough care, helpful with teaching and also entertained them with games. She cooked meals my kids enjoyed and were healthy. I admire her upbeat cheerful demeanor. - Laureen

Mike or momma mike I. - Seeking Work in Seattle
Mike or momma mike I.

We only call Mike for date nights. He is compassionate, understanding and a great communicator. My girls are 6, 2, and infant and he is amazing with them. Always arrives on time with clean gear! - Ashley

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

The average cost of a child care provider in Washington is $16.21 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 Washington

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

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Washington

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

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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