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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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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Emily L.

Washington, DC
23 years old with 10 years of experience
$12 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am a 22 year old graduate of Indiana University. I am a current student at Howard University. At IU I graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Recreational Therapy with a minor in psychology. At Howard I am studying to earn my masters in occupation Read More Message Emily L.
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Brittany S.

Naval Anacost Annex, DC
26 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi! My name is Brittany. I come from a large family, and taking care of younger siblings led me to a long line of cargiving jobs! I have been a camp counselor, an after-school counselor, a coach, a nanny and tutor, as well as a high school English te Read More Message Brittany S.
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Kendra R.

Washington, DC
26 years old with 7 years of experience
$15 to $30 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello, my name is Kendra. I have been working with children for 10+ years. My key for your child and/or children is to be consistent with development, and nurturing. Activities that I enjoy are music, reading, arts&crafts, and nature walks. It is ess Read More Message Kendra R.
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Rochelle B.

Washington, DC
23 years old with 2 years of experience
$10 to $20 an hour
  • Short notice availability
Hello! My name is Rochelle, I recently graduated from Stanford University and have relocated to DC to take a couple years off before heading to law school. I'm originally from Brooklyn, New York. I've never been an "official" baby sitter but I'm the Read More Message Rochelle B.
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Eboni H.

Washington, DC
31 years old with 13 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
Hello, my name is Eboni. I'm looking for a family that I can help out with in taking care of there child/children for them by providing a safe and nurturing environment for them. I have twelve years experience working with children in a childcare set Read More Message Eboni H.
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Clifford B.

Washington, DC
41 years old with 16 years of experience
$12 to $15 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
I am certified in Infant/Child CPR and First Aid for Infant/children and adults. I am a student at Liberty University majoring in Early Childhood Education also I do hold an Child Development Associate(CDA). I have been a teacher's assistant for 10 p Read More Message Clifford B.
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Raven W.

Washington, DC
26 years old with 5 years of experience
$20 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
My name is Raven Wilson, I am a 25 year old mom to a smart and beautiful baby girl names Ayla. I established my career as a nanny in 2011 for a wonderful family located in the Capitol Hill area. They family consisted of a married couple with a set of Read More Message Raven W.
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Noelia R.

Washington, DC
35 years old with 1 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I am from Colombia, living in DC and learning English. I am a serious and responsible person. I love reading and sometimes writing. I am working 3 weekdays afternoons with a loving 8 yo boy in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. I have been living wit Read More Message Noelia R.
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Kelly W.

Washington, DC
19 years old with 2 years of experience
$10 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello, I am a responsible 19 year old that loves kids. I am the oldest for 12 kids, and I have experience with babies. I'm currently a freshman at Gallaudet University and I’m a double major in Biology and English. Read More Message Kelly W.
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Joseph G.

Washington, DC
32 years old with 9 years of experience
$25 to $50 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
  • Special Education Certification
Hello. I live in DC. I am a firefighter/EMT for Montgomery County, MD. I started babysitting/nannying my senior year of college while studying at Marymount University. When I became a firefighter I would babysit/nanny on my off days. While doing tha Read More Message Joseph G.
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Natalie A.

Washington, DC
22 years old with 2 years of experience
$15 to $50 an hour
  • Short notice availability
Hello, My Name is Natalie and I am recent college graduate originally from Massachusetts. Interned in DC last fall and permanently moved back June. I have years of childcare experience ( having two younger siblings of my own) , running the Sunday Read More Message Natalie A.
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Jessica S.

Washington, DC
22 years old with 10 years of experience
$10 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hi there! I am a graduate from The University of Georgia with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism. I moved to DC for a corporate job and am now figuring out what I want to do. I am working part-time at a restaurant and hoping to do some babysitting as Read More Message Jessica S.
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Ishmel P.

Washington, DC
23 years old with 12 years of experience
$18 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello, My name is Ishmel Paige and I am recent college graduate Norfolk State University with a BA in Psychology. I absolutely love children. I have been taking care of babies ever since I was a baby. I know all the ropes of taking care of young Read More Message Ishmel P.
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Sarah C.

Washington, DC
29 years old with 15 years of experience
$17 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello, my name is Sarah! I'm 29-years-old. I am seeking a full-time nanny position. I live in the U street Corridor area of Washington D.C. I'm a graduate from George Mason University. I was an assistant preschool teacher for two years my senior year Read More Message Sarah C.
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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