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

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Courtney O.

Manteno, IL
19 years old with 4 years of experience
$10 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi! My name is Courtney, and I am 18 years old. I graduated from Manteno High School in May 2021, and walked with cords for honors grades and National Honor Society which combines high academic scores with community service and volunteering. I have a Read More Message Courtney O.
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Paige F.

Dwight, IL
22 years old with 4 years of experience
$10 to $11 an hour
    Hi, I'm Paige! I have babysat children of all ages for 4 years, I grew up with children of all ages on a day to day basis because my mom was an at home babysitter for 12 years. I also have experience with children with behavior disorders and special Read More Message Paige F.
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    Heather H.

    Morris, IL
    38 years old with 5 years of experience
    $3 to $4 an hour
    • After school care availability
    • Before school care availability
    • Short notice availability
    • First Aid Training
    • Registered Nurse
    I love taking care of kids.I have a four year old.I don't mind watching anytime of the day.don't mind watching at my place.I'm responsible and dependable.like going to the park and doing fun things with the kids I watch. Read More Message Heather H.
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    Jayla W.

    Bourbonnais, IL
    19 years old with 15 years of experience
    $9 to $12 an hour
      I am a 18 year old female who loves animals and love watching babies I have a 1 year old brother and other siblings that I watch it is very fun watching children as long as I am in a very safe environment. Read More Message Jayla W.
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      Peiton H.

      Wilmington, IL
      18 years old with 1 years of experience
      $9 to $15 an hour
        I love children and I enjoy watching them. I am going to school to become a kindergarten teacher. I adore every second I’m with each child. I will help with light household work if needed. I can help with school work also. Read More Message Peiton H.
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        Lisa T.

        Braidwood, IL
        47 years old with 2 years of experience
        $10 to $14 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • Before school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        • First Aid Training
        • Cpr Certified
        I've had three children of my own. So, I understand the juggling act. I'm a past phlebotomist with cpr certification. Now, I'm a young grandma of two, looking for something long lasting and stable. Read More Message Lisa T.
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        Jordan G.

        Bourbonnais, IL
        20 years old with 1 years of experience
        $10 to $15 an hour
          Hi! I am a positive, hardworking, responsible, and trustworthy high school senior. At school, I am an active member of my school's national honor society, president of the music honor society, and member of student council. I am also a high honors st Read More Message Jordan G.
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          Marley G.

          Kankakee, IL
          50 years old with 15 years of experience
          $13 to $17 an hour
          • After school care availability
          • Before school care availability
          • Short notice availability
          • First Aid Training
          • Cpr Certified
          I'll be your support when you're not there. I encourage crafts, physical and social development. Include children in preparing meals and picking up after themselves. I do seasonal crafts that are age appropriate. I ask for respect and proper comm Read More Message Marley G.
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          Margaret A.

          Manteno, IL
          21 years old with 3 years of experience
          $11 to $20 an hour
            Hello my name is maggie im 21 years old and i very much enjoy kids i am a very fun sitter we can play games have fun and watch movies i am also cpr and first aid certified Read More Message Margaret A.
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            Tess R.

            Minooka, IL
            23 years old with 6 years of experience
            $10 to $25 an hour
            • After school care availability
            • Before school care availability
            • Short notice availability
            I am currently 23 years old, and I have been babysitting since I was 14. I have watched every age child from newborn to teen. I love animals, I grew up with dogs, snakes, rabbits, etc. I love to do activities and be outside when it is nice out. I Read More Message Tess R.
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            Kierstyn P.

            Channahon, IL
            24 years old with 8 years of experience
            $0 to $0 an hour
              I love working with kids! I am experienced in babysitting, house sitting and working with kids with special needs. I am excited to share my skills with a new family! Read More Message Kierstyn P.
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              Emily L.

              Minooka, IL
              22 years old with 10 years of experience
              $12 to $25 an hour
              • First Aid Training
              • Cpr Certified
              Hi there! My name is Emily. I am a college student studying social work at Northern Illinois University. I am twenty years old and have years of experience with children. I have a younger brother who is eleven, whom I have watched since he was born. Read More Message Emily L.
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              Natalie A.

              Elwood, IL
              22 years old with 2 years of experience
              $10 to $14 an hour
              • First Aid Training
              • Cpr Certified
              • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
              I’m looking for someone I can babysit that will let me bring my 1 year old son! I’ve been working with kids since I was a junior in high school! My son loves dogs! And playing with other kids! Read More Message Natalie A.
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              Cheyanne P.

              Channahon, IL
              22 years old with 9 years of experience
              $20 to $100 an hour
                I just moved out to California and am missing my babies at home so much. I’ve been babysitting for about 9 years now and have helped care for my younger cousins & my god daughter until I moved out here. Missing the sweetness and joy of having kids Read More Message Cheyanne P.
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                Heather M.

                Shorewood, IL
                33 years old with 10 years of experience
                $14 to $20 an hour
                • After school care availability
                • Before school care availability
                • Short notice availability
                • First Aid Training
                • Cpr Certified
                • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
                Thank you for viewing my profile. Currently I'm unavailable, will update when I am looking in the future. Best of luck Hi I'm Heather. I have graduated with a degree in Early Childhood Education. I have spent most of my life caring for young child Read More Message Heather M.
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                Price of a Babysitter in Essex

                1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
                $13.1 $13.1 – $19.6 $13.1 – $22.6

                It costs about $13.1 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Essex, that’s about $0.36 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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                Many of the Essex sitters above respond within 24 hours, and some of them much faster than that. You can certainly get a sitter for tonight in Essex but the earlier you request one the better your odds will be. Give it a shot tonight! View All Babysitters in Essex [events state=”IL” city=”Essex” category=”localbabysitter”]

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