In Wisconsin, the average monthly price of full-time child care is $915 per child in child care. That’s 17% of the median household income for a family with children under 6.
In Wisconsin, a family with at least one child under 6 and earning 25% of median household income pays 67% of their income on child care for every child enrolled.
In Wisconsin, married-couple families pay, on average, 13% of their income for child care.
Single-parent families pay, on average, 34% of their income for child care.
Affordability varies by setting, child age, race and ethnicity, and nativity.