Find a Babysitter in Chicago IL

It used to be hard to find a reliable babysitter or nanny in Chicago. But using advanced technology, we have compiled a list of the top-rated babysitters in the Chicago area. Learn more about the best sitters in Chicago and match with the one that perfectly meets your needs!.

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Susan E.

Chicago, IL
51 years old with 25 years of experience
$13 to $17 an hour
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am a  52 yrs old non-smoker. I am looking for a part-time position. I am a personal assistant with the Department of Rehabilitation. I was born and raised in Iowa. I have lived in Chicago since 1987. I have over twenty five years of childcare Read More Message Susan E.
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Archana S.

Chicago, IL
30 years old with 9 years of experience
$20 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
Hi families, my name is Archana Swamy! I'm a lead toddler teacher at a preschool in the west loop seeking to shift my expertise into private nannying as I study and prepare to apply for my Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree (online p Read More Message Archana S.
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Christina S.

Chicago, IL
30 years old with 1 years of experience
$16 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am currently a full-time graduate nursing student at DePaul University. I do happen to have some free time and want to use it wisely, especially before entering the nursing world next year. I come from a big family so have experience with taking ca Read More Message Christina S.
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Lauren C.

Chicago, IL
28 years old with 6 years of experience
$14 to $21 an hour
  • After school care availability
Hi there, ⁣ ⁣ I’m Lauren and I’m a 28 year old wife and Bonus mom. ⁣ I have a vast array of care experience in different settings. ⁣ ⁣ I have the pleasure of caring for two high energy boys that keep me on my toes, literally! I’v Read More Message Lauren C.
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Fiona J.

Chicago, IL
29 years old with 15 years of experience
$16 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Special Education Certification
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Special Education Certification
I have been working with children for over 10 years. I was a camp counselor and babysitter in high school, and worked with children in a variety of school and afterschool settings during college. Following college, I taught 7th and 8th grade special Read More Message Fiona J.
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Melissa H.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 12 years of experience
$20 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Taking care of young children is rewarding and sometimes challenging. All of my employers, including my present employer have been happy with my work and have often complimented me on my expertise in taking care of young children. In addition to two Read More Message Melissa H.
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Gia C.

Chicago, IL
20 years old with 5 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi! My name is Gia, babysitting began for me at a young age due to the care my brother needed while my parents were at work. My brother and I have a 7 year age gap, which meant as I got older and he started school I was expected to help out. I gained Read More Message Gia C.
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Dawn J.

Chicago, IL
41 years old with 14 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello! I’m a mother of 4 children ages 22-14, I’ve worked as a childcare teacher 10+ years, a paraprofessional in the special education department for 4 years & recently been providing ABA therapy to kiddos on the autism spectrum. I love childre Read More Message Dawn J.
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Brittany N.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 13 years of experience
$13 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
  • Registered Nurse
Hi! My name is Brittany. I am 25 years old- born and raised in Chicago. Currently living in Wicker Park and I'm a nurse on the South Side of Chicago! I am the baby of the family and grew up with five siblings. I have 13 nieces and nephews and started Read More Message Brittany N.
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Emmaleigh S.

Chicago, IL
28 years old with 10 years of experience
$20 to $24 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Special Education Certification
I’m a school psychologist with vast experience. I’ve worked as a nanny, babysat multiples and work with children with disabilities on a daily basis. I believe in having fun while following the rules of the house! I am looking for occasional even Read More Message Emmaleigh S.
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Sheila W.

Chicago, IL
37 years old with 20 years of experience
$13 to $50 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Special Education Certification
  • Special Education Certification
I have been baby sitting my little cousins since I was 12 I worked in day care setting Preschool age all the way to highschool I am a Social Worker I A teacher I can help with home work Cleaning and cooking Read More Message Sheila W.
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Sophia .

Chicago, IL
23 years old with 8 years of experience
$16 to $22 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi there! My name is Sophia and I am currently pursuing my master's in Social Work at UIC. I recently completed a year of service teaching in Chicago Public Schools (CPS). I have a vast knowledge of child development and social emotional learning, as Read More Message Sophia .
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Scout M.

Chicago, IL
22 years old with 8 years of experience
$10 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
The sixth of seven kids, neighborhood dog walker and babysitter growing up, juggling a myriad of children and activities is second nature to me. Sports, reading, cooking, and traveling are just a few of my favorite things and as one of the more tidy Read More Message Scout M.
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Nisa S.

Chicago, IL
19 years old with 1 years of experience
$12 to $17 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
Responsible, fun and hardworking college student looking for a summer babysitting job! I will be attending U of I this upcoming Fall semester, and in the meantime, I am hoping to work as a summer babysitter. I will be studying Interdisciplinary Healt Read More Message Nisa S.
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Alex J.

Chicago, IL
21 years old with ~1 years of experience
$10 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hi! I am a young experienced child care taker looking for a pastime nannying position. I love children of all ages and have extensive experience caring for little ones! I have natural motherly instincts and am willing to go above and beyond for child Read More Message Alex J.
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Price of a Babysitter in Chicago

1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
$15.8 $15.8 – $23.7 $15.8 – $27.3

It costs about $15.8 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Chicago, that’s about $2.39 more than the national average of $13.44 per hour. Additional children can cost up to 50% more per child that needs care but many sitters charge much less or nothing additional for two kids. A tip is not always necessary but always appreciated. 10 to 15 percent is common but again, not a requirement.

Book a Sitter in Chicago Tonight

Many of the Chicago sitters above respond within 24 hours, and some of them much faster than that. You can certainly get a sitter for tonight in Chicago but the earlier you request one the better your odds will be. Give it a shot tonight! View All Babysitters in Chicago

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