How much does a Educator make?

Updated May 12, 2021

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$49,212 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,706 salaries

$30K

Low

$49K

Average

$79K

High

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The national average salary for a Educator is $49,212 in United States. Filter by location to see Educator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,706 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Educator employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Education$49,814 /yr
L3
Education III$49,046 /yr
L4
Adjunct Education$50,661 /yr
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$47,386

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$55,507

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lululemon
4.4

lululemon

Educator - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $22
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$12

$22

$12 - $22 Range

lululemon
4.4

lululemon

Educator - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $7 - $24

$7

$24

$7 - $24 Range

lululemon
4.4

lululemon

Educator - Hourly Contractor

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

Right At School
3.4

Right At School

Educator - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $11 - $20

$11

$20

$11 - $20 Range

Aveda Institute
3.4

Aveda Institute

Educator

$41,557

 /yr
Range: $31K - $66K

$31K

$66K

$31,042 - $66,407 Range

lululemon
4.4

lululemon

Educator - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $16

$12

$16

$12 - $16 Range

Empire Education Group
3.9

Empire Education Group

Educator - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $23

$17

$23

$17 - $23 Range

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New York City Department of Education
3.8

New York City Department of Education

Educator

$72,748

 /yr
Range: $57K - $103K

$57K

$103K

$57,465 - $102,722 Range

Wake County Public Schools
3.7

Wake County Public Schools

Educator

$51,657

 /yr
Range: $41K - $106K

$41K

$106K

$41,003 - $105,744 Range

Orlando Science Center
3.2

Orlando Science Center

Educator - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $12

$10

$12

$10 - $12 Range

Fulton County Schools
3.5

Fulton County Schools

Educator

$54,171

 /yr
Range: $33K - $78K

$33K

$78K

$33,222 - $77,919 Range

Atlanta Public Schools
3.7

Atlanta Public Schools

Educator

$56,017

 /yr
Range: $48K - $111K

$48K

$111K

$48,345 - $110,717 Range

Regency Beauty Institute
2.7

Regency Beauty Institute

Educator - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $20 - $22

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Lower East Side Tenement Museum
3.6

Lower East Side Tenement Museum

Educator - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $24

$18

$24

$18 - $24 Range

lululemon
4.4

lululemon

Educator - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

Houston ISD
3.5

Houston ISD

Educator

$56,122

 /yr
Range: $50K - $99K

$50K

$99K

$50,354 - $98,700 Range

Chicago Public Schools
3.5

Chicago Public Schools

Educator

$67,291

 /yr
Range: $50K - $140K

$50K

$140K

$50,354 - $140,322 Range

Numerade

Educator - Hourly Contractor

$21

 /hr
Range: $8 - $31

$8

$31

$8 - $31 Range

DeKalb County School District
3.3

DeKalb County School District

Educator

$50,947

 /yr
Range: $38K - $73K

$38K

$73K

$38,006 - $73,126 Range

Prince Georges County Public Schools (MD)
3.6

Prince Georges County Public Schools (MD)

Educator

$64,170

 /yr
Range: $44K - $108K

$44K

$108K

$44,302 - $107,748 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Educator salaries

The average salary for a Educator is $49,212 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 2706 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Educator employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Educator in United States is $79,450 per year.

The lowest salary for a Educator in United States is $30,482 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent educator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$25,000
per year
An Educator in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $25,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$69,000
per year
An Educator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $69,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$653
monthly
An Education in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $653 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Intern
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$16
hourly
An Educator in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,362
per year
An Educator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $70,362 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$17
hourly
An Educator in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$54,000
per year
An Education Specialist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$17
hourly
An Educator in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
An Educator in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
School / School District
$45,000
per year
An Education Coordinator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University