What is the availability and cost of household help, and what types of help are typically employed by expatriates?

Almost everyone has some sort of help, either gardeners, nannies, or maids. Prices range from 10-12 dollars a day. - Oct 2017

Many are available at about $200-$300/month full-time. This is one of the best posts for domestic help, in my opinion. - Jan 2016

Good and very inexpensive. There will be issues with hiring the right person or people, but in general you can find employees who are smart, educated, hardworking and reliable. - May 2014

US$50/week for full-time housekeeper US$30/week for part-time gardner. - Aug 2013

Plenty of availability. In the US$175-250/month range, not counting state fees of $100 month. - Jul 2011

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