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Nanny and Domestic candidates NEVER pay any fees for this service, and are invited to apply here for FREE: Openings

Families are always welcome to schedule a FREE no-obligation consultation with a placement specialist from the Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency™ team. Reach out to us at 980-292-1045 or at families@charlottesbestnanny.com to speak with us, or request a consultation. We are always available for a call or email to answer any questions, provide guidance, or support. A member of our team would be delighted to speak with you, get to know your family’s individual needs better, and go over  our Nanny or Domestic placement search process.
Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency provides the best quality Nanny and Domestic placement service in Charlotte, NC and the Carolinas. We specialize in long-term Nanny and Domestic placements of 30 hours a week or more. Each placement comes with our amazing one-time, 12 month replacement search guarantee, the longest replacement search guarantee offered in the industry. We also offer temporary placements, back up care placements, and babysitting placements.
Located in Charlotte, NC. Serving Charlotte, North Carolina, and South Carolina since 2012. Our locally owned and operated placement service is unmatched!

Investment in Our Services

Registration Fee

When a family applies to Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency, they will fill out an application, then pay a registration fee. The registration fee (non-refundable) is charged at $350.00, and is paid upfront when the application is submitted. After the search is conducted and a nanny or domestic candidate is hired by your family, we will then invoice the placement fee according to the type of placement you hire a candidate for. All fees for our services are listed below.

Registration Fee

Nanny Placement Fee

  • Nanny and Domestic Placements: 12% of the annual salary, minimum of $4,00.00. (family must be able to guarantee at least 30 hours a week of pay each week, and are highly encouraged to offer as close to 40 hours a week as possible.)
  • Temporary Nanny placement (4 months – 11 months): 12% of the Nanny’s total income for the duration of the placement, minimum of $3,500. (No replacement search guarantee is given with any placements less than 12 months).
  • Temporary/Summer Nanny placement (up to 3 months and Summer Placements):12% of the nanny’s total salary during the duration of the placement, up to 3 months, minimum placement fee of $2,000. (No replacement search guarantee is given with any placements less than 12 months).
  • Nanny Share Placements: Each family pays 10% of the nanny’s annual salary at placement.
  • Night Nanny or Newborn Care Specialist: $2,000.00 (for a 4-12 week duration)
Other Placement Fees

Domestic Roles


**Currently babysitting placements and back up care placements are only being offered to our current long-term clients.**

**We are not accepting new babysitting only clients at this time.**

Average Hourly Pay  Rates in the Charlotte Metro Area and the Carolina’s for Nanny and Domestic Professionals

Nanny and domestic candidates that we place, work directly for the family, and all families are required to pay nannies and domestic employees they hire legally by W-2 payment. Any hours worked over 40 hours in one work week, must be paid at the overtime rate of one and a half times their regular rate of pay.  (we walk you through the process of paying your candidate legally and recommend several domestic payroll companies to utilize). Currently Nannies in the area are requesting hourly rates starting at $22.00 an hour in the Charlotte Metro Area and the Carolinas, and can go up to $30.00 an hour + depending on number of children, duties, experience, and expertise. For other domestic placements. Hourly rates can run between $25.00 – $35.00 + an hour, depending on the roles and responsibilities the employee is hired for.

To view the 2022 International Nanny Association’s Salary and Benefits Survey visit the link below.

2022 INA Salary and Benefits Survey Results

Average Pay Rates for Nannies and Domestic Employees in Charlotte, North Carolina, and South Carolina

Our Amazing One Time Replacement Search Guarantee

Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency is proud to offer one of the best and longest replacement search guarantees in the Nanny and Domestic placement industry. All long-term nanny and domestic placements  come with our amazing one-time replacement search guarantee in the first 12 months after hire date. If your nanny or domestic employee quits or is let go, we will do a replacement search, one-time FREE of charge, within the first 12 months. We also offer each family support and guidance for the entire duration of the placement, whether the placement last for 10 months or 10 years, we are here to support you every step of the way. Terms and conditions apply. 

Proud Members of APNA and INA

Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency


1244 East Blvd, Suite 2D, Charlotte NC 28203