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

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Laura G.

Washington, DC
27 years old with 4 years of experience
$20 to $25 an hour
  • Before school care availability
Hello! I am a 2015 graduate of Western Connecticut State University of Danbury, CT, where I concentrated in Communication and Media Studies. Last year at this time, I was a Congressional Intern on Capitol Hill. Now, I reside in Oxford, MA, and Read More Message Laura G.
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Amanda R.

Springfield, VA
30 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have been babysitting and caring for younger kids of all ages since I was 8 years old. I often babysit for family and friends as a reasonable rate and always have positive results. I love kids and love to be around them! Read More Message Amanda R.
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Mary G.

Alexandria, VA
19 years old with 1 years of experience
$8 to $15 an hour
    I am a happy, energetic college student looking for a fun way to spend my summer! I have always enjoyed working with children of all ages through babysitting, coaching, and tutoring for many years. I have many skills that I can share with your childr Read More Message Mary G.
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    Hiba F.

    Lorton, VA
    years old with 4 years of experience
    $17 to $20 an hour
      Hi! My name is Hiba, I come from a big family that is always in need of a babysitter. I’ve worked at an at home daycare and I simply just love taking care of children. I have a good sense of humor and I am extremely creative. I love playing sports Read More Message Hiba F.
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      Lily P.

      Gaithersburg, MD
      70 years old with 10 years of experience
      $12 to $15 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      I have 40 years of experience in child care. I have been a nanny/babysitter for children aged newborn to teenagers. In addition to caring for the children, I can also do light housekeeping including cooking and laundry. Pets are OK and I have Read More Message Lily P.
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      Faith K.

      Burtonsville, MD
      39 years old with 6 years of experience
      $15 to $30 an hour
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      Loving,Kind, funny and a kid at heart, while knowing that am the adult there to protect the kids!! Love outdoors and seeing what the world as to offer outside the television. I like a clean environment, thus help with tidying up a place. Enjoying co Read More Message Faith K.
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      Simran P.

      Washington, DC
      23 years old with 5 years of experience
      $10 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      Hello! I'm a recent Ohio State University graduate and just moved to D.C. to work at a law firm. I work there during normal office hours on Monday-Friday but am available to babysit/nanny on evenings and weekends. I have experience working with kids Read More Message Simran P.
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      Myra B.

      Suitland, MD
      32 years old with 4 years of experience
      $10 to $30 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      I am said to be a great cook and even better mother. I have had various jobs ranging from a security officer, medical, aircraft mechanic, state employee, and general manager of a restaurant. My childcare experience comes from live in nanny hobs over Read More Message Myra B.
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      Kate H.

      Bethesda, MD
      26 years old with 8 years of experience
      $15 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      Hi I'm Kate! I am highly experienced sitter with experience with multiples and a wide range of ages. I do work full-time in Gaithersburg MD but have open availability weeknights and weekends ( perfect for a consistent date night sitter) I am super o Read More Message Kate H.
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      Morgan W.

      Arlington, VA
      24 years old with 6 years of experience
      $12 to $18 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      I have been babysitting since high school. I have experience from being a camp counselor as well. I have experience with newborns to age 12. I have watched up to 4 children at a time while babysitting but had a group of 12 in my camp groups. Read More Message Morgan W.
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      Nicole Z.

      Bethesda, MD
      25 years old with 3 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
      I am currently at Montgomery College. I am pursuing a degree in Early Childhood Education. I love working with kids. I been a babysitter for 3 years now. Ive worked with kids ages 3-10. I also took 4 years of child development in high school. I have Read More Message Nicole Z.
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      Christine G.

      Silver Spring, MD
      27 years old with 5 years of experience
      $15 to $40 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      Hello! My name is Christine. I've been a nanny since I turned 18. I have cared for children as young as few months to as old as 13 years old. I also have been asked to care for pets such as cats and dogs, so I am comfortable around pets of any shape Read More Message Christine G.
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      Maital K.

      Washington, DC
      24 years old with 5 years of experience
      $14 to $18 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      Hello all! My name is Maital Kaminer! I am originally from Atlanta, Georgia, a graduate with a degree in international affairs from University of Georgia, and after moving up to Washington, DC for Avodah, the Jewish Service Corps, I decided to stay Read More Message Maital K.
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      Flory M.

      Rockville, MD
      50 years old with 1 years of experience
      $10 to $15 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      • Cpr Certified
      • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
      I hace 3 kids, I dont use cellphones when I am working, I take care of babies good, in all countries I live I take care for a baby, for wxample Chile, El Salvador, Dominican Republic. Read More Message Flory M.
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      Michelle H.

      Mitchellville, MD
      56 years old with 10 years of experience
      $13 to $40 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      Social worker, 20 plus years. Working with families and children. Also worked many years as a Substitute teacher for the teachers regisry of Burlintong Co.. Have always eespecially enjoyed working with young children. Read More Message Michelle H.
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      Price of a Babysitter in Washington

      1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
      $16.4 $16.4 – $24.5 $16.4 – $28.2

      It costs about $16.4 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Washington, that’s about $2.92 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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