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

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Maria A.

Santa Barbara, CA
25 years old with 2 years of experience
$11 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
My Name is Maria Eliza Alanis I am 19 years old and I'm currently a college student. I was born in Santa Barbara but I have lived my whole life in Carpinteria with my parents, three sisters and one brother. I currently work at Padaro Beach Grill in Read More Message Maria A.
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Amber Holly St S.

Los Olivos, CA
23 years old with 2 years of experience
$20 to $50 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am excited and passionate about children and constantly reminded what a wonderful gift children are to the world. I am 4th of 8 kids in my family. I have 4 little brothers that have changed my life and started my passion for young people. When Read More Message Amber Holly St S.
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Analicia C.

Santa Barbara, CA
21 years old with 2 years of experience
$12 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi, my name is Analicia Casey. I am 18 years old, and a senior at Dos Pueblos High School. I am looking for babysitting jobs in the Santa Barbara area throughout now until January when I leave for college! I love children AND pets. I have had a few b Read More Message Analicia C.
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Jessica S.

Santa Barbara, CA
21 years old with 3 years of experience
$17 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
Hello! My name is Jessica, I’m a student athlete at SBCC, ever since I was a little girl, I shared this equal passion for kids and pets. I am now actually studying to be a nurse, so babysitting would be really help me have more experience than I al Read More Message Jessica S.
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Alicia C.

Goleta, CA
52 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $30 an hour
  • Short notice availability
I am a single mother who is looking to earn a little extra money to support my two kids (boys, 11 and 14). I have a full-time professional job (teach at the University in Sociology). You can find me on the University web-site and you can get a sense Read More Message Alicia C.
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Emily B.

Santa Barbara, CA
27 years old with 5 years of experience
$12 to $25 an hour
    Hello! My name is Emily and I am a gentle, caring, and artistic young woman looking for babysitting/pet-sitting work. I currently work for the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and I have a lot of experience with working with kids, customer ser Read More Message Emily B.
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    Caroline G.

    Santa Barbara, CA
    23 years old with 5 years of experience
    $15 to $25 an hour
      Hello, I love being around babies/children! They bring so much joy to my life. I am outgoing and adventurous. I love to cook and bake. My previous job was an instructional assistant, so I have experience teaching young children. I am a pet lover, so Read More Message Caroline G.
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      Hannah H.

      Isla Vista, CA
      21 years old with 1 years of experience
      $0 to $0 an hour
      • Cpr Certified
      Friendly college student who loves working with kids. Very respectful and responsible person who likes to have fun! I love creating arts and crafts and being active (: Read More Message Hannah H.
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      Leo R.

      Goleta, CA
      22 years old with 3 years of experience
      $15 to $25 an hour
        Hi! I'm Leo and am currently a senior at UCSB. I love to surf, play basketball, and to go on hikes. Basically, I like to do activities that require me to move my body! I'm the perfect baby sitter for you if your kids love to run and play outside. Read More Message Leo R.
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        Anun M.

        Santa Barbara, CA
        21 years old with ~1 years of experience
        $13 to $100 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • Before school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        Current third-year Communication major at UCSB! I love kids and have lots of experience raising my younger siblings and cousins. Although I don't have paid babysitting experience, I will make sure to take the best care of your babies! My key Read More Message Anun M.
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        Allyson N.

        Santa Barbara, CA
        21 years old with ~1 years of experience
        $13 to $1000 an hour
          Hi, my name is Allyson Nicholas and I am currently a third year student at UCSB. I am majoring in theater and minoring in Japanese and when I am not studying, I am cooking, making crafts, listening to music, or exercising! I am known for my bubbly, h Read More Message Allyson N.
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          Alyssa P.

          Goleta, CA
          21 years old with 1 years of experience
          $17 to $40 an hour
          • After school care availability
          • Before school care availability
          • Short notice availability
          Hi! I'm Alyssa. I am a full time student at UCSB with an art major, art minor, and applied psychology minor. I am currently taking child psychology and education classes and participating in elementary school support through my college. I am great wi Read More Message Alyssa P.
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          Sydney C.

          Goleta, CA
          22 years old with 3 years of experience
          $15 to $25 an hour
          • After school care availability
          • Before school care availability
          • Short notice availability
          I have worked as a summer camp counselor for 3 years now where I supervise and entertain groups of children between the ages of 4 and 14. I have also babysat twin 9 month olds and a 4 year old on a regular basis. I have reliable transportation with a Read More Message Sydney C.
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          Andrea B.

          Santa Barbara, CA
          49 years old with 21 years of experience
          $25 to $40 an hour
          • After school care availability
          • Before school care availability
          • Short notice availability
          • First Aid Training
          • Cpr Certified
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          Hi, I was a first grade teacher for nine years and also an intervention specialist. I would be interested in know more about your position. Please feel free to call me at 310 686 5650. Have a lovely day, Andrea Byrnes Read More Message Andrea B.
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          Lindsay L.

          Santa Barbara, CA
          31 years old with 10 years of experience
          $20 to $25 an hour
          • After school care availability
          • Before school care availability
          • First Aid Training
          • Cpr Certified
          Creative and empathetic nanny with 10+ years experience. Comfortable watching 1-4 children in all stages of development, from newborn to pre-teen. Enjoys cooking and willing to help with light house-keeping, pet care and family errands. Adult and ped Read More Message Lindsay L.
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          Price of a Babysitter in Santa Barbara

          1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
          $23.9 $23.9 – $35.9 $23.9 – $41.2

          It costs about $23.9 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Santa Barbara, that’s about $10.47 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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