A Baby Specialist provides loving care for babies, usually at night, so new parents can get much needed rest. Baby Specialists can provide expert assistance in your baby’s first weeks and months during the post-delivery recovery period. A Baby Specialist, also known as a Night Nanny, Postpartum Doula or Newborn Specialist, can help new parents in a wide variety of ways, including helping your baby adjust to sleeping and feeding schedules, providing burping and swaddling techniques, as well as assistance with lactation, changing, bathing, infant laundry and sterilizing bottles.
Compensation for a Baby Specialist is usually based on the amount of experience the candidate brings to the position. Normal salary range for a Baby Specialist is $25 to $35 per hour and up. Salary for twin care typically begins at $30 per hour.