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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Jessica H.

Chicago, IL
25 years old with 7 years of experience
$14 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
I’m a responsible, fun babysitter with 7 plus years of experience. I grew up with a big family, had 4 brothers and 1 sister, I love being around kids. I’m a medical assistant at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, but I’ve always had a sitting jo Read More Message Jessica H.
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Colleen L.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello! My name is Colleen Lafeber and I recently graduated from my master's program at The Florida State University. While in grad school I nannied, dog walked, and house sat a few families. I have nannied just about every summer since I was 15 an Read More Message Colleen L.
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Emilia K.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 5 years of experience
$17 to $20 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello. I'm energetic, patient, reliable and fun nanny. Have been babysitting for 7 years. I have done nanny share with multiple families and have experience with children from newborns to teens. I enjoy playing with children, helping with homework, Read More Message Emilia K.
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Aruna M.

Chicago, IL
33 years old with 10 years of experience
$20 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have been baby-sitting for 18 years and have watched children ages 3 weeks to 12 years old. I have worked in three different day cares, all in the infant room. I have also babysat for over 165 families. I am certified in CPR, First Aid, and AED, re Read More Message Aruna M.
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Jasmine M.

Chicago, IL
27 years old with 5 years of experience
$9 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hey my name is Jasmine. I am 27years old. I am currently working at a daycare with children from 4 weeks till 4 years of age. I have been working with children for almost ten years. Read More Message Jasmine M.
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Pierina V.

Chicago, IL
22 years old with 4 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello! My name is Pierina, I am 22 years old. I am a graduate from The Ohio State University where I got my Bachelor of Science in Biology. This is my gap year where I plan to work earn money for graduate school. I like to work out and play with my Read More Message Pierina V.
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Thavann S.

Chicago, IL
37 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello parents! I’m a heathy and happy person who will provide best care services to your children. I have a 9 year old son on my own. Besides school, he involves sport leagues such as swimming and basketball. I am also an accountant who has a B Read More Message Thavann S.
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Megan E.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 14 years of experience
$13 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
My name is Megan. I'm 26 years old. I have an elementary education degree from Olivet Nazarene University. I did my student teaching with a 3rd grade class. After college, I worked in an RtI room with 5th-8th grade students. I also have worked in a h Read More Message Megan E.
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Sammi W.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 3 years of experience
$10 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I currently work in education non-profit and have a relatively flexible schedule. Prior to my current role, I was a lead teacher at a Head Start Early Childhood Center on the southside of Chicago in the Bridgeport neighborhood for three years. I have Read More Message Sammi W.
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Liliana A.

Chicago, IL
24 years old with 4 years of experience
$13 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi, my name is Lily! I am 24 years old and just finished college at Olivet Nazarene University this past December. Although I still have a few courses to complete my degree I decided to move back home to help my family and hopefully begin to pay of Read More Message Liliana A.
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Williemae H.

Chicago, IL
48 years old with 25 years of experience
$15 to $16 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
My name is Williemae Haden,I am currently looking for occasional/Date night and weekend positions, I have extensive experience with infants up to school age. I am a mother of six a , I currently work as a full time Nanny in the Logan Square area a Read More Message Williemae H.
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Molly O.

Chicago, IL
32 years old with 10 years of experience
$12 to $16 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
I have many years of experience through high school and college with children between the ages of 6 weeks and 12 years old. I work in the medical field and an CPR certified. Read More Message Molly O.
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Linda E.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 12 years of experience
$17 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
My name is Linda Edmondson, and I have been nannying and babysitting off and on since I was 15 and living in Boston! YEARS later, you can find me living in Chicago, working 9-5 as a financing manager at a firm in Naperville. I'm 27 now, but I stil Read More Message Linda E.
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Rikara S.

Chicago, IL
30 years old with 5 years of experience
$10 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I have volunteered with over 125 nonprofits geared towards child advocacy, child development, and urban developments. I enjoy reading and traveling to see different state libraries. One particular experience is I spent over two years volunteering Read More Message Rikara S.
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Olivia H.

Chicago, IL
21 years old with 5 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
Hello! My name is Olivia. I am CPR certified, and have over 5 years experience. My past babysitting job was a really amazing experience. Some of my duties included dog walking, cooking, and cleaning. I am very responsible and can provide references! Read More Message Olivia H.
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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.

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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