Find a Babysitter in Washington DC

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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Emily D.

Washington, DC
25 years old with 12 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hi! I have years of experience watch all different age children. I would love to walk your little pumpkin wail you and your wife have plans. Please feel free to reach out to my references. If you would like me to supply more references I would be Read More Message Emily D.
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De’jaune R.

Washington, DC
26 years old with 8 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello! Im looking for a part time or full time family to work with and your ad seems to be a great match. I previously worked with Logan (3 months at time of start date) in Alexandria VA.I work 8 - 13 hour + shifts with Logan a few days a week and wo Read More Message De’jaune R.
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Natalie D.

Washington, DC
22 years old with 6 years of experience
$15 to $22 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and I am the youngest of 4 children in my family. I went to college at the University of Richmond and I actually graduated a semester early with a Bachelor of the Arts in Leadership and Latin American S Read More Message Natalie D.
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Maria S.

Arlington, VA
28 years old with 10 years of experience
$10 to $20 an hour
  • Short notice availability
I graduated from the University of Texas at Austin eight years ago, and am living in Arlington. I enjoy being around kids and have babysat all age ranges -- siblings, cousins, children of teachers and my priest's kids. I am dependable and flexible, t Read More Message Maria S.
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Sunity C.

Washington, DC
22 years old with 1 years of experience
$25 to $50 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I have worked with children since I was 17 years old. I have volunteered for An Apple a Day, a daycare in Duluth, Georgia, before moving to Washington, D.C. I love children and enjoy spending time with them! I am CPR certified. Read More Message Sunity C.
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Diana M.

Washington, DC
28 years old with 13 years of experience
$13 to $20 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I have been babysitting since I was a kid! After college, I worked in a preschool before returning to graduate school. I put myself through my social work program babysitting, so I worked with tons of kids with a range of needs! In social work school Read More Message Diana M.
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Teshia B.

Washington, DC
23 years old with 3 years of experience
$10 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am a currently a college student who is studying early childhood/ elementary education. I love children, & I plan on becoming a teacher in the near future. I also have been working for one of the best daycare companies in America called Bright Hori Read More Message Teshia B.
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Brooke A.

Washington, DC
25 years old with 12 years of experience
$17 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am a 24-year-old young professional who loves to care for children. I have over 12 years of experience with children of all ages, I have taught Sunday School, taken children to sporting events and practices. I am comfortable with schedules and assi Read More Message Brooke A.
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Katherine M.

Washington, DC
26 years old with 13 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
Babysitting was my first job at the age of 13 and is still my favorite way to make a little extra cash! I have always loved spending time with kids, so from working in my church's daycare to maintaining long-term relationships with a short list of f Read More Message Katherine M.
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Eszter H.

Washington, DC
40 years old with 9 years of experience
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  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
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Kelly R.

Washington, DC
31 years old with 17 years of experience
$20 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Speech Therapist
Hi! My name is Kelly and I'm looking for a spring/summer part-time babysitting work in the DC area. I am a graduate student at Gallaudet, so my availability is primarily evenings and weekends (Did somebody say date night?). I will also be available Read More Message Kelly R.
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Alexis G.

Washington, DC
34 years old with 2 years of experience
$15 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello- I'm a former professional and recently left my career in finance to do more work I'm passionate about. One thing I'm passionate about is caring for kids and making sure we put good people into the world. Since I've spent most of my caree Read More Message Alexis G.
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Bethany C.

Washington, DC
25 years old with 9 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • Short notice availability
I am a recent college grad, working on the Hill. I have been babysitting for over nine years, including evenings/weekend babysitting, nannying, and teaching in a mother's day out program. Additionally, I have thirteen nieces and nephews, so I am used Read More Message Bethany C.
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Arieron B.

Washington, DC
20 years old with 3 years of experience
$10.1 to $11.5 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Well I just moved here from Connecticut, I am new to the city. Previously I have babysat my younger niece who is now 4, & my sisters friends children. I am very good with kids I love babies ! My sister & her friends trust me very much with they're ki Read More Message Arieron B.
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Stephanie P.

Washington, DC
25 years old with 5 years of experience
$20 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Recent Boston College Graduate spending the summer in D.C. Looking for Part-Time Positions in the Washington D.C. area this summer while I work here during the summer. I enjoy working with and have years of experience working with kids. I have be Read More Message Stephanie P.
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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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Many of the Washington sitters above respond within 24 hours, and some of them much faster than that. You can certainly get a sitter for tonight in Washington but the earlier you request one the better your odds will be. Give it a shot tonight! View All Babysitters in Washington