Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Kindergarten Teacher make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$77,022 / yrTotal Pay
$40,870 / yrBase Pay
$36,152 / yrAdditional Pay

$77,022

 / yr
$31K$571K
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The estimated total pay for a Kindergarten Teacher is $77,022 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $40,870 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $36,152 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Kindergarten School Teacher Salaries with median pay of $75,141, Pre-kindergarten Teacher Salaries with median pay of $75,770, Pre-K Teacher Salaries with median pay of $61,390, Preschool Teacher Salaries with median pay of $66,417.

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions
3.6

Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Kindergarten Teacher

$46,131

 /yr
Range: $38K - $53K

$38K

$53K

$38,110 - $53,338 Range

2,626 Jobs
KinderCare Learning Centers
3.1

KinderCare Learning Centers

Kindergarten Teacher

$41,062

 /yr
Range: $26K - $52K

$26K

$52K

$26,050 - $51,685 Range

The Goddard School
3.3

The Goddard School

Kindergarten Teacher - Hourly

$15

$20

$15 - $20 Range

National Heritage Academies
3.7

National Heritage Academies

Kindergarten Teacher

$48,525

 /yr
Range: $45K - $55K

$45K

$55K

$44,634 - $54,947 Range

Primrose Schools
3.2

Primrose Schools

Kindergarten Teacher - Hourly

$15

$22

$15 - $22 Range

Nobel Learning Communities
2.7

Nobel Learning Communities

Kindergarten Teacher

$45,668

 /yr
Range: $43K - $49K

$43K

$49K

$42,830 - $48,977 Range

KinderCare Learning Companies
3.3

KinderCare Learning Companies

Kindergarten Teacher - Hourly

$15

$21

$15 - $21 Range

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KIPP Schools
3.5

KIPP Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$53,525

 /yr
Range: $47K - $67K

$47K

$67K

$47,068 - $66,990 Range

La Petite Academy
2.8

La Petite Academy

Kindergarten Teacher

$36,395

 /yr
Range: $36K - $40K

$36K

$40K

$35,589 - $40,220 Range

Chicago Public Schools
3.3

Chicago Public Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$64,606

 /yr
Range: $57K - $90K

$57K

$90K

$56,567 - $89,883 Range

BASIS.ed
3.5

BASIS.ed

Kindergarten Teacher

$52,091

 /yr
Range: $47K - $55K

$47K

$55K

$46,978 - $55,460 Range

Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools
3.5

$47,938

 /yr
Range: $41K - $50K

$41K

$50K

$41,000 - $50,000 Range

Democracy Prep Public Schools
3.2

Democracy Prep Public Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$69,639

 /yr
Range: $64K - $86K

$64K

$86K

$63,718 - $86,208 Range

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
3.0

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$44,265

 /yr
Range: $41K - $69K

$41K

$69K

$41,362 - $68,620 Range

Fairfax County Public Schools
3.9

Fairfax County Public Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$59,470

 /yr
Range: $54K - $63K

$54K

$63K

$53,999 - $63,352 Range

IDEA Public Schools
3.3

IDEA Public Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$62,346

 /yr
Range: $54K - $66K

$54K

$66K

$53,771 - $65,873 Range

Children Of America
3.6

Children Of America

Kindergarten Teacher - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $19

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Indian Prairie School District 204
3.8

Indian Prairie School District 204

Kindergarten Teacher - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $22 - $29

$22

$29

$22 - $29 Range

Orange County Schools
3.2

Orange County Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$46,294

 /yr
Range: $45K - $48K

$45K

$48K

$45,100 - $48,032 Range

Broward County Public Schools
3.4

Broward County Public Schools

Kindergarten Teacher

$49,118

 /yr
Range: $49K - $49K

$49K

$49K

$48,601 - $49,405 Range

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$48,000

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12 days ago by a Kindergarten Teacher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$17

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12 days ago by a Pre-kindergarten Teacher with 7 to 9 years of experience

$36,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Kindergarten Teacher with 10 to 14 years of experience

$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Kindergarten Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$48,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Kindergarten Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$3,600

/moAvg Base Salary

17 days ago by a Teacher, Kindergarten with 7 to 9 years of experience

$51,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

17 days ago by a Kindergarten Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$61,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

18 days ago by a Kindergarten Teacher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$47,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

18 days ago by a Teacher, Kindergarten with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Kindergarten Teacher salaries

The national average salary for a Kindergarten Teacher is $43,940 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Kindergarten Teacher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 225 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Kindergarten Teacher employees.

The highest salary for a Kindergarten Teacher in United States is $64,163 per year.

The lowest salary for a Kindergarten Teacher in United States is $30,091 per year.

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