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Charlotte's easy when it comes to finding a sitter

Note: This is a press release from the website.

ON LIST OF BEST CITIES IN THE NATION TO FIND A BABYSITTER

Charlotte came in at #2 on the list of top cities to find a babysitter according to a recent study conducted by Sittercity.com, the nation’s leading website for connecting families with local, quality child care providers.

Sittercity used information including job postings on the site, average hourly cost of a sitter and the number of sitters available in each market to compile the list. Charlotte has approximately 6,500 available sitters in the area who get an average hourly rate of $11.11/hour, one of the most competitive rates in the country. The top 10 best cities to find a babysitter have anywhere from 3,500-47,300 sitters to select from combined with the fact that the average hourly rates are:

City Ave. Hourly Rate

1. Virginia Beach, Virginia $10.01

2. Charlotte, North Carolina $11.11

3. Naperville, Illinois $11.29

4. Austin Texas $11.42

5. Portland, Oregon $11.64

6. Dallas, Texas $11.66

7. Minneapolis, Minnesota $11.67

8. Denver, Colorado $11.78

9. Houston, Texas $11.91

10. Atlanta $11.98

Sittercity is America’s largest and most trusted website for connecting parents with experienced, local babysitters and nannies as well as other household help, Families can find the perfect match by reviewing over 40 criteria on each caregiver including background checks, references, parent reviews, experience, safety skills, availability calendars and more. Military families can access Sittercity at no cost to them, by visiting www.sittercity.com/dod.

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