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

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Melissa F.

Darlington, WI
35 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 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
  • Special Education Certification
I am a dependable mother of three boys. I have run my own daycare and worked within two school districts. I have many years of experience working with children and truly enjoy them. Housesitting is my main specialty but I can also provide child and p Read More Message Melissa F.
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Gracie R.

Platteville, WI
19 years old with 4 years of experience
$9 to $20 an hour
    I’m 19 years old, I live with my boyfriend and our 2 cats and puppy. We are expecting our first daughter at the end of January. I love going for walks, playing with our puppy, and spending time with my family. Read More Message Gracie R.
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    Brooklyn R.

    Dubuque, IA
    18 years old with 6 years of experience
    $0 to $0 an hour
    • First Aid Training
    • Cpr Certified
    Hello! My name is Brooklyn and I am a senior in highschool going to Kirkwood in the fall for diagnostic assistant! I love comic books, chess, and writing! I speak conversational French as well! I have been in child care for over 6 years (3 in Read More Message Brooklyn R.
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    Ali B.

    East Dubuque, IL
    18 years old with 3 years of experience
    $13 to $17 an hour
    • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
    Hi my name is Ali, I am currently a senior at East Dubuque High School, in the fall I will be attending NICC for dental assistance and am looking for a babysitting job on the side. I have worked at a local daycare for almost 3 years and have worke Read More Message Ali B.
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    Eliza P.

    Dubuque, IA
    25 years old with ~1 years of experience
    $10 to $20 an hour
    • Before school care availability
    • First Aid Training
    • Cpr Certified
    • Certified Nursing Assistant
    Hi! My name is Eliza. I’m looking for some part time hours. I have my cpr, aed, first aid, and Heimlich certifications. I have my associates degree and my DSP and cna certificates. I have worked as a DSP in group homes with disabled adults for 3 y Read More Message Eliza P.
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    Brooklynn M.

    Bellevue, IA
    21 years old with 9 years of experience
    $15 to $25 an hour
      Growing up with seven siblings and now having fifteen nieces and nephews, I not only have a lot of experience watching children of any age, but I thoroughly enjoy spending time with them. I love building forts, having dance parties, and anything else Read More Message Brooklynn M.
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      Peggy R.

      Dubuque, IA
      20 years old with 4 years of experience
      $8 to $20 an hour
        Hello my name is Peggy. I grew up babysitting since I was 12 such as neighbor kids or my nieces. I love hanging out with the children and getting to know them. I also love being a kid myself so I’m always down to go to the parks or play barbies. I Read More Message Peggy R.
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        Bailee W.

        Bellevue, IA
        19 years old with 2 years of experience
        $8 to $20 an hour
          Hi! I am a new mother myself looking for some extra hours! I taugh at a dance studio with kiddos for 7 years then started working in the nursing home and daycare field! Now my side job is just cleaning homes and businesses! I am very active and love Read More Message Bailee W.
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          Elizabeth R.

          Dubuque, IA
          20 years old with 2 years of experience
          $5 to $15 an hour
          • First Aid Training
          • Cpr Certified
          Hello, I am Elizabeth Rodas, i am 18, I love being a sitter because I get to be there for there milestones and become more creative and resourceful. I have babysat for 2 years, it was my first “job” and I loved every minute of it. I also worked a Read More Message Elizabeth R.
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          Annabel P.

          Dubuque, IA
          20 years old with 3 years of experience
          $11 to $20 an hour
            Hello, I am Annabel! I have been babysitting since as long as I can remember. I worked in childcare for 3+ years and really enjoyed it. I am currently in school to earn my BA is early childhood development. My schooling is all online so that won’t Read More Message Annabel P.
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            Amber B.

            Dubuque, IA
            22 years old with 2 years of experience
            $7 to $15 an hour
              Hello! My name is Amber and I've loved kids my entire life , there so hilarious and clever not to mention adorable . I work with kids at the Dubuque Ice arena coaching them watching them grow and develop their skills . I've also baby-sat kids f Read More Message Amber B.
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              Olivia G.

              Platteville, WI
              21 years old with 1 years of experience
              $12 to $15 an hour
              • After school care availability
              • Before school care availability
              • Short notice availability
              I have babysat my cousins a bit before and frankly, they have always had a good time while I was with them! I do enjoy babysitting and hanging with older kids a little more only because that is what I have experience with, but I am open-minded with a Read More Message Olivia G.
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              Jessica E.

              Dubuque, IA
              32 years old with 3 years of experience
              $10 to $15 an hour
              • After school care availability
              • Before school care availability
              • Short notice availability
              • Cpr Certified
              • Certified Nursing Assistant
              I am 26 and love kids. I have experience of 3 years watching from infants to 5 grade. I am CPR certified and also work part time at Mercy Hospital as CNA (very flexible schedule). Willing to do house work, run errands, take kids places. Read More Message Jessica E.
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              Abe K.

              Dubuque, IA
              19 years old with 5 years of experience
              $7 to $10 an hour
                I am very silly and goofy, but also caring and empathetic. Children tend to grow attached to me very quickly and I build strong relationships with them easily. I have been babysitting since I was 13 years old and received a job in a childcare facilit Read More Message Abe K.
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                Makayla P.

                Dubuque, IA
                21 years old with 2 years of experience
                $10 to $20 an hour
                  I love watching kids and doing crafts with them and going on walks with them and I love to take care of kids, and I love to make them food and make sure they get fed and taken care of and I will make sure they are in bed by a certain time and make su Read More Message Makayla P.
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                  Price of a Babysitter in Galena

                  1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
                  $12.1 $12.1 – $18.2 $12.1 – $20.9

                  It costs about $12.1 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Galena, that’s about $1.33 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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