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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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Astrid Z.

Sterling, VA
27 years old with 5 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Responsible babysitter offering 5 years of childcare experience. Expertise includes preparing nutritious meals and snacks, planning positive activities and managing extra-curricular events. Enthusiastic Babysitter experienced with ages 1 to 16. Able Read More Message Astrid Z.
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Sony A.

Mc Lean, VA
33 years old with 15 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am the proud mother of a 9 year old and 2 year old. I have working closely with children as a mom, preschool teacher and active parent in my daughter's school. I absolutely love being a mother and I am truly delighted by children. I consider myself Read More Message Sony A.
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Christina R.

Lorton, VA
41 years old with 31 years of experience
$15 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have started babysitting over 31 years ago when I was younger and growing up. I am a mother of a preemie (29 weeks) that is now 12 years old. I have worked as a babysitter, and childcare provider, Girl Scout Troop leader and mother hostess of my da Read More Message Christina R.
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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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    Chinazom O.

    Upper Marlboro, MD
    20 years old with 4 years of experience
    $15 to $20 an hour
      Hello nice to meet you personally I want to introduce myself my name is Chinazom Ojiaku I come from a family of 7. I am the second child so imagine the babysitting I had to do for the rest lol sounds hard? not really I enjoy taking care of my sibling Read More Message Chinazom O.
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      Lannea B.

      Fort Washington, MD
      22 years old with 2 years of experience
      $10 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      Hello! I am a recent University Graduate-- B.S. in Chemistry. In search of a Summer Job while I wait for Pharmacy School to begin. I have previously babysat 2 boys-- one 7 year old and one 4 year old-- for 2 years with the occasional third child, Read More Message Lannea B.
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      Fernanda O.

      Silver Spring, MD
      19 years old with 1 years of experience
      $12.5 to $20 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      • Cpr Certified
      Hello my name is Fernanda! I am a senior and I love working with children! I took child development for 3 years and I have been babysitting since i was 16! I know how to change diapers and feed babies because my mom recently had a baby and I would he Read More Message Fernanda O.
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      Andrea A.

      Annandale, VA
      19 years old with 3 years of experience
      $10 to $20 an hour
        I have been babysitting for several years now with younger family members. I have volunteered and worked with kids with special needs and disabilities. I speak English, Spanish, and basic sign langugae. I am CPR and First Aid certified. Read More Message Andrea A.
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        Addia G.

        Montgomery Village, MD
        19 years old with 5 years of experience
        $15 to $20 an hour
        • After school care availability
        My name is Addia Gwet and i'm a graduating senior at Gaithersburg Highschool. I've been working with kids since I was 13 and love it! I started by watching my younger cousins, and then began babysitting for kids in my neighborhood. I am now CPR and F Read More Message Addia G.
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        Jaren S.

        Arlington, VA
        25 years old with 3 years of experience
        $10 to $14 an hour
        • After school care availability
        I was a mothers helper for a few years while her husband was battling cancer. I watched over an infant, and their two young girls. I helped with the kids during the summer, and made their lunch, played outside with them, and ran them to where they ne Read More Message Jaren S.
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        Yoselin L.

        Gaithersburg, MD
        21 years old with 1 years of experience
        $12 to $18 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • Before school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        My name is Yoselin I am a recent college graduate and love working with children! Currently, I teach robotics classes for elementary schoolers and am looking to make some extra money. I am CPR certified and have experience in child care. Read More Message Yoselin L.
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        Tytiahna R.

        Bowie, MD
        27 years old with 3 years of experience
        $30 to $100 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • First Aid Training
        • Cpr Certified
        • Registered Nurse
        Caring for children has always been a passion of mine. There innocence, creativity, and genuine love for the good in the world truly cannot be matched. The energy is motivating and a joy to be around. I make a living as a NICU RN, and am certified i Read More Message Tytiahna R.
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        Cj B.

        Arlington, VA
        25 years old with 8 years of experience
        $15 to $20 an hour
        • First Aid Training
        • Cpr Certified
        I am a current Graduate Student getting my Master's in Social Work. I am First Aid/ CPR/AED trained and have been certified in mental health first aid. I teach a first grade Sunday School class as well as lead the youth group. Read More Message Cj B.
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        Hewaida F.

        Columbia, MD
        51 years old with 8 years of experience
        $10 to $20 an hour
        • Before school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        Hello! My name is Hewaida, and I have 5 kids. 3 are older and off to college/working field, and the other 2 are aged 15 and 17. I have a lot of experience with kids; my own, as well as experience with my previous babysitting occupations. I used to li Read More Message Hewaida F.
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        Daniela D.

        Silver Spring, MD
        21 years old with 1 years of experience
        $15 to $25 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • Before school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        I use to babysit a family of two kids every single day for the summer. I also worked with middle school kids at an afterschool program for three years and was promoted to assistant director after one year. Read More Message Daniela D.
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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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