Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Child Development Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$41,260 / yrTotal Pay
$39,233 / yrBase Pay
$2,028 / yrAdditional Pay

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The estimated total pay for a Child Development Specialist is $41,260 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,233 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,028 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Child Development Specialist

Some related job titles are Child Development Counselor Salaries with median pay of $43,190, Assistant Director for Early Childhood Education Salaries with median pay of $44,829, Child Care Salaries with median pay of $35,598, Developmental Specialist Salaries with median pay of $45,729.

Top Paying Companies

For a Child Development Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Child Development Specialist in United States. Employers include Stars Therapy Services, The Village for Families & Children and May Institute.

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Stars Therapy Services
Stars Therapy Services
$44,090/yr
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$41,745/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Child Development Specialist in United States

The top 3 paying industries for a Child Development Specialist in United States are Healthcare with a median total pay of $42,585, Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $41,639 and Education with a median total pay of $41,173.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • HealthcareHealthcare$42,585

    2% Higher than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$41,639

    0% Lower than other industries

  • EducationEducation$41,173

    2% Lower than other industries

Healthcare

Top paying companies in Healthcare for Child Development Specialist are Stars Therapy Services and The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD.

Stars Therapy ServicesStars Therapy Services$44,090/yr

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Youth Development Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Org development specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$79,999

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Initial Assessment Specialist

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
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Invoicing Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50,000

/yr

$45K | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Talent Attraction Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$62,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Student Development Specialist

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$47,952

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Organizational Development Specialist

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$110,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Student Development Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Development Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$52,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Child Development Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Child Development Specialist is $39,233 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Child Development Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 239 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Child Development Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Child Development Specialist in United States is $56,495 per year.

The lowest salary for a Child Development Specialist in United States is $27,245 per year.

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