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

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Cathy W.

Aurora, IL
46 years old with 15 years of experience
$5 to $10 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I'm a stay at home mom who enjoys spending time with my children as well as other children. I previously worked in a child care center of a fitness club and really enjoyed playing, taking care of, and getting to know the children! I have offered chi Read More Message Cathy W.
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Michelle B.

Wheeling, IL
29 years old with 7 years of experience
$10 to $15 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Growing up, being the oldest of 3, I took care of my two younger brothers. Once they grew older and my parents no longer needed my assistance, I began to search for babysitting jobs. I started babysitting when I was 15 for neighbors and family frien Read More Message Michelle B.
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Bryanna S.

Prospect Heights, IL
26 years old with 6 years of experience
$11 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I am 20 years old and I have been working with children since I was 10. I am currently a student at Harper College. I love working with children and hope to pursue a career in either education or social work.  I have reliable transportation, and re Read More Message Bryanna S.
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Kendall K.

Elgin, IL
29 years old with 4 years of experience
$9 to $12 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
I am a current NIU student graduating in may 2014; I will be doing an internship during the week over the summer, but I am looking to babysit or nanny on the weekends friday, saturday and sunday. I am going to school for public health and used to g Read More Message Kendall K.
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Taylor F.

Bartlett, IL
23 years old with 2 years of experience
$13 to $14 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
I am CNA (certified nurse's assistant) and CPR certified. I have babysat for a few families before for special events or as needed. I also have a younger sister that I looked out for when my parents would stay out at work late. I have worked with chi Read More Message Taylor F.
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Emily Z.

Addison, IL
39 years old with 10 years of experience
$10 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello my name is christe. I’m a 38 yr old mom of 2 ages 13 and 16. I am a fun loving person that likes to be outdoors and go places. I like to cook and bake. I live in Addison Il and have my own car. I am ok with pets. Read More Message Emily Z.
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Grace Y.

Buffalo Grove, IL
28 years old with 1 years of experience
$13.5 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hi, I'm Grace and I am a senior at Northeastern Illinois University in my final semester (I'm majoring in English and Philosophy). Most recently (before COVID-19), I was a private tutor at a corporate academic prep center where I worked with midd Read More Message Grace Y.
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Roxolana S.

Arlington Heights, IL
31 years old with 9 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi there! My name is Roxolana, but you can call me Roxy. I have 9+ years paid experience as a nanny. I am CPR certified and have a perfectly clean driving record. I've worked with kids of all ages, I truly love working with children! Also, I have 15 Read More Message Roxolana S.
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Magaly M.

Roselle, IL
37 years old with 3 years of experience
$10 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I love spending time with children, teaching them new things and watching them grow! I have worked with children for the last 13 years. I worked for a pediatric health facility for 10 years were I worked with special needs children. For the last 3 ye Read More Message Magaly M.
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Chrissy Z.

Montgomery, IL
46 years old with 30 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have been in the workforce while having to continually find loyal and reliable daycare for my children. I understand the difficulty of balancing work and home life and I want to be able to make it a little bit easier for you! I started watching c Read More Message Chrissy Z.
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Kelly P.

Naperville, IL
61 years old with 12 years of experience
$15 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Cpr Certified
I'm a mom of three and special ed assistant in an elementary school. I love kids of all ages. I'm physically fit, take pride in my apperance and love all sports. I love to cook and workout regularly. I am young at heart and enjoy playing with kids. Read More Message Kelly P.
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Amelia K.

Chicago, IL
36 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • Short notice availability
I have always loved working with children, even though I currently work with teenagers. I have been requested as a babysitter, by both children and parents, since I was eleven, as I am energetic, creative, hardworking and never off my feet. I have b Read More Message Amelia K.
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Melissa D.

Mount Prospect, IL
33 years old with 15 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
My name is Melissa Determann and I am an early childhood teacher in Logan Square.  I have been teaching for 10 years and have been an after school and summer nanny for 15 years. I love working with children and love helping with after school needs w Read More Message Melissa D.
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Jasmine J.

Chicago, IL
26 years old with 2 years of experience
$12 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
I have been nannying for about 5 years now. I have experience with daycares as well as private nannying. I love taking care of infants as well as older children. I can provide you with many references. I'm currently looking for a full time nanny posi Read More Message Jasmine J.
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Imani F.

Chicago, IL
25 years old with 10 years of experience
$18 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Cpr Certified
Hi families my name is Imani, I’m 24 years old. I have my bachelors degree in psychology with a concentration in child development. I have 10 years of experience working with children, and 5 years as a nanny. I have worked with children ranging fro Read More Message Imani F.
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Price of a Babysitter in Elgin

1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
$13.3 $13.3 – $20.0 $13.3 – $23.0

It costs about $13.3 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Elgin, that’s about $0.11 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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