Babysitters aren’t all teenagers watching their neighbor’s kids for a mere few bucks after school. Babysitting can be a lucrative gig, with some parents willing to pay top dollar for childcare that ticks all the right boxes.
Luckily, you don’t need to be a business-savvy mastermind to get a babysitting side hustle started. If you can bring even minimal experience in childcare to the table, then these top babysitting apps can take care of the rest, helping you attract clients in your area.
Leading Babysitting Apps
|UrbanSitter||Keep 100% of your earnings|
|Sittercity||Free to sign up, and no background check required|
|Bambino||Allows babysitters as young as 13|
|Helpr||Parents receive access to the app as an employee benefit, meaning more selective clientele|
|Care.com||Huge reach and various alternative job options|
|SeekingSitters||Refers you to parents, saving you time looking for jobs|
|Babysits||Upgrade your profile through good reviews, not an extra fee|
|Swishboom||Instant access to short-notice jobs|
|Sitter Pro||Streamline your workflow with existing clients or a registered caregiving agency|
|Juggle||Time tracking ensures fair hourly pay|