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

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Garan E.

Fayette, MO
25 years old with 3 years of experience
$10 to $13 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I am a former athlete at central Methodist university. I have Played the past three years as a starter. During these three years I lost my best friend and his family made me his 1 year old son at the time his legal guardian. His family blessed me wi Read More Message Garan E.
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Bailey H.

Columbia, MO
23 years old with 8 years of experience
$9 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Speech Therapist
I am a graduate student in speech-language pathology looking to babysit in my spare time. I have extensive experience babysitting as well as professional experience with my clients as a speech-language pathology student. I am CPR certified and know l Read More Message Bailey H.
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Cassidy S.

Clark, MO
19 years old with 4 years of experience
$11 to $20 an hour
    Hi, I’m Cassidy Smith. Last summer I watched 3 girls, a set of twins age 6 and an older girl age 11. Before that I watched my toddler aged cousins. I love sitting because I love being around kids. I have always been a kid at heart. I am always on t Read More Message Cassidy S.
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    Parker M.

    Columbia, MO
    23 years old with 2 years of experience
    $11 to $15 an hour
      Hi my name is Parker. I just graduated college with a degree in Film Production, and am looking for a couple jobs to keep while I work On writing on my free time. I love working with kids since I started working at a halfway home about two years ago! Read More Message Parker M.
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      Samantha D.

      Columbia, MO
      years old with 5 years of experience
      $15 to $30 an hour
        I’m a 20 year old college student. I love babysitting kids. I have lots of experience with children. I have watched my younger siblings and babysat for other families. I can watch children of all ages. I can adapt to anything you might need! Read More Message Samantha D.
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        Kaitlyne F.

        Columbia, MO
        22 years old with 2 years of experience
        $13 to $16 an hour
          Hi! I am 22 years old and have experience with infants, toddlers and school age children. I love pets, crafts, and spongebob as much as your kid! (LOL) Read More Message Kaitlyne F.
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          Joanna S.

          Columbia, MO
          21 years old with 5 years of experience
          $10 to $12 an hour
          • After school care availability
          • First Aid Training
          I have been babysitting since I was very young from looking after my little sister, the neighborhood kids, and my cousins. But I have always worked with kids wether it be when I was a camp counselor at T.A.S.K. which is a daytime camp for kids with s Read More Message Joanna S.
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          Beverly J.

          Columbia, MO
          24 years old with ~1 years of experience
          $10 to $20 an hour
            Hello! My name is Bev, and I am looking to build trusting, caring, and respectful connections through babysitting. I have experience working with elementary aged children while I worked for Adventure Club in Columbia, MO from 2015-2016. I currently w Read More Message Beverly J.
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            Addy R.

            Boonville, MO
            23 years old with 3 years of experience
            $11 to $20 an hour
              I have watched kids of all ages ever since I was 15. I am very friendly and outgoing, and love sports and animals! My mom has been an elementary school principal so I’ve grown up around a lot of kids and I am very patient and understanding! Read More Message Addy R.
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              Rachel L.

              Fulton, MO
              19 years old with ~1 years of experience
              $10 to $12 an hour
                Hi there, I have 3 nephews and a niece that I watch everyday in the mornings, I love be able to interact with kids and also love dogs. I’ve been watching kids since I was able to. 3 years ago, over the summer, I helped my grandma watch 6 kids. Read More Message Rachel L.
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                Jennifer G.

                Holts Summit, MO
                51 years old with 40 years of experience
                $10 to $12 an hour
                • Before school care availability
                • Cpr Certified
                I have been taking care of kids for years. I have worked at several daycares, being head teacher and director. I have college hours in elementary ed. I have a 17 year old daughter. Read More Message Jennifer G.
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                Abby R.

                Columbia, MO
                19 years old with 1 years of experience
                $8 to $15 an hour
                • After school care availability
                • Short notice availability
                • First Aid Training
                • Cpr Certified
                I babysat three kids in their parents' home weekly throughout my senior year of high school, and I loved it. I was a helper in a classroom of twenty kindergarteners the year before, so I knew I liked spending about an hour with that age group, but a Read More Message Abby R.
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                Shelby R.

                Columbia, MO
                22 years old with 11 years of experience
                $11 to $20 an hour
                  I have always had a passion for working with kids of all ages. I have experience being a nanny, babysitter, caregiver, and a summer-long camp counselor. I also have experience working with and caring for individuals with special needs. I recently gra Read More Message Shelby R.
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                  Kathryn M.

                  Columbia, MO
                  19 years old with 5 years of experience
                  $8 to $10 an hour
                    I have been babysitting for many years now. I have experience with kids ranging from newborns all the way up to preteens. I have taught many bible school lessons at the churches I have attended and love to prepare activities for kids to have fun as w Read More Message Kathryn M.
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                    Michelle S.

                    Fulton, MO
                    20 years old with 6 years of experience
                    $12 to $20 an hour
                    • Short notice availability
                    Hi, I am Michelle I am the oldest of 6 siblings. So just from that I have plenty of experience being around kids! I also babysat up until I was 16 for neighbors, family member, and family friends. I love spending time with kids, it just brings so muc Read More Message Michelle S.
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                    Price of a Babysitter in Columbia

                    1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
                    $12.6 $12.6 – $18.9 $12.6 – $21.8

                    It costs about $12.6 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Columbia, that’s about $0.82 less 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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