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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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Alyson L.

Willow Springs, IL
31 years old with 18 years of experience
$10 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello, everyone! I enjoy teaching and keeping kids engaged. Currently I am having kids come to my home to learn and have fun! I graduated from Illinois State university with a degree in Education. I have been in the field of childcare for almost 20 y Read More Message Alyson L.
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Maggie J.

Chicago, IL
28 years old with 10 years of experience
$18 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Special Education Certification
Hello! My name is Maggie Jacobson and I graduated from Indiana University in May of 2015 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Early Childhood Education with a certification in Special Education. I currently live in Lincoln Park and I am a Kindergart Read More Message Maggie J.
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Mariah L.

Hammond, IN
20 years old with 3 years of experience
$10 to $14 an hour
    Hello, I am a music therapy major at pfw! I babysat and was payed by many family and friends to watch their children. I can get along with just about anyone and love to bond and build professional relationships with children and their families. Gett Read More Message Mariah L.
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    Morgan K.

    Maywood, IL
    19 years old with 2 years of experience
    $12 to $16 an hour
      My name is Morgan I’m 18 years old and i work as a Child development specialist in the oak park school district. I love getting to know different and what like and don’t like and that’s how I decide what activities we can do or different place Read More Message Morgan K.
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      Brianna S.

      Chicago, IL
      29 years old with ~1 years of experience
      $0 to $0 an hour
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      Name is Brianna, because of COVID-19 I have taken leave from my original job as a flight attendant for United Airlines. Here in Chicago for the next two months looking for employment. I do not have any paid child care experience but my love and patie Read More Message Brianna S.
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      Karina H.

      Chicago, IL
      24 years old with 3 years of experience
      $15 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      Hi! My name is Karina. I am 23 years old, and I just graduated the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor of Arts degree. I majored in communication of arts emphasizing in film, tv, radio. I picked up a few babysitter gigs when I was still Read More Message Karina H.
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      Ajdin A.

      Skokie, IL
      19 years old with 1 years of experience
      $10 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      17 years old, Junior at Niles North High School. Varsity Football and Soccer player. Very flexible, my own car, love being around kids. Three baby cousins and a few toddlers I am always around. Took care of my sister all alone at the age of 7. Hmu! Read More Message Ajdin A.
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      Angelina C.

      Berwyn, IL
      21 years old with 10 years of experience
      $12 to $25 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      • Certified Nursing Assistant
      Hi everyone, my name is Angelina and I’m currently enrolled at UWGB. I have 10 years of experience of all ages of 0-16 because being an aunt of 4 children comes with a lot of responsibility. During winter break I became a certified nursing assistan Read More Message Angelina C.
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      Taylor H.

      Chicago, IL
      23 years old with 4 years of experience
      $13 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      Hello! - My name is Taylor and I'm currently a Junior at Roosevelt University. I've been working with kids since I was 15 and love it. I started by working in the nursery at my church, and then began babysitting for kids in our neighborhood. Over Read More Message Taylor H.
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      Claudia M.

      Harwood Heights, IL
      24 years old with 10 years of experience
      $12 to $15 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Cpr Certified
      Hi everyone! My name is Claudia Maloberti & I am a first year occupational therapy student. I have tons of experience working/volunteering with children of all ages & abilities. I am looking for a part time/occasional/date night position. I am ab Read More Message Claudia M.
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      Irwin S.

      Chicago Heights, IL
      21 years old with 3 years of experience
      $9 to $14 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      Hello! My name is Irwin && I have been in the babysitting field for a few years so I know my way around the road. I am perfectly fine around animals (behavior permitting), I don’t smoke nor drink, I can help with housekeeping, meals, drop/pick ups Read More Message Irwin S.
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      Deanna G.

      Calumet City, IL
      33 years old with 9 years of experience
      $15 to $20 an hour
        Hey, I'm Deanna! Children is my passion since I was a kid. They so adorable in their unique way. I love to listen, teach, & of course play with them. Im working on getting my daycare facility soon. I love the kids energy. I worked many years at 2 dif Read More Message Deanna G.
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        Marissa K.

        Chicago, IL
        26 years old with 8 years of experience
        $15 to $25 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • Before school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        • First Aid Training
        Hi! My name is Marissa and I am 23 years old. I have been babysitting for the past 8 years for various age groups. In addition, I am currently a dance instructor for students ages 3 to 18. I am a nurturing, reliable, organized, and creative babysitte Read More Message Marissa K.
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        Alessia D.

        Norridge, IL
        19 years old with 1 years of experience
        $10 to $20 an hour
          Hello! I love babysitting because i love to be kept on my toes, i also enjoy doing activities such as board games, puzzles, and coloring. I can also make dinners and help with schoolwork! Read More Message Alessia D.
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          Rihanna V.

          Gary, IN
          22 years old with 4 years of experience
          $7 to $10 an hour
            hi my name is rihanna my profile says that im older but im acually 14 years old i have 4 years of experience with all ages im really playful with kids i really enjoy spending time with kids ik how to change diapers put your kid down for a nap i also Read More Message Rihanna V.
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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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