Are au pairs cheaper than nannies?
On average, annual live in nanny cost is between $26,000-$35,000, while the cost of a standard Au Pair for a year is under $19,500. Most live in nannies for hire would not consider working up to 45 hours per week for that price!
How much should you pay an au pair?
The all-in cost of an au pair averages out to about $18,500. As I mentioned, an au pairs weekly stipend of $195.75 is set by the U.S. State Department. You pay that directly to her, and shes responsible to pay taxes on that amount.
How much does au pair cost per month?
The average cost of Au Pair program for Host Families is as follow: Au Pair cost per week: 80 - 370 USD. Au Pair cost per month: 360 - 1650 USD. Au Pair cost per year: 4320 - 19800 USD.
Can au pairs do housework?
Au pairs can help with household chores related to the children. According to Cultural Care Au Pairs policy, this includes: Doing the childrens laundry. Picking up their rooms.