Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Teacher make in New York City, NY?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$55,895 / yrTotal Pay
$52,521 / yrBase Pay
$3,374 / yrAdditional Pay

$55,895

 / yr
$36K$88K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Teacher is $55,895 per year in the New York City, NY area, with an average salary of $52,521 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 $3,374 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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Total Pay Trajectory

For Teacher in New York City, NY

$55,895 /yr
Teacher
$70,184 /yr
Teacher III
$87,196 /yr
Adjunct Teacher
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Related Job Titles

For Teacher in New York City, NY

Some related job titles are Education Salaries with median pay of $84,235, English Teacher Salaries with median pay of $53,002, High School Teacher Salaries with median pay of $67,882, Instructor Salaries with median pay of $80,210.

Top Paying Companies

For a Teacher in New York City, NY

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Teacher in New York City, NY. Employers include LivePlanet, Kaplan and Birch Wathen Lenox School.

1
$140,306/yr
2
Kaplan
$119,357/yr
6
Classover.com
$103,732/yr

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New York City Department of Education
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$96,311

 / yr

$85,870

 / yr

$90,433

 / yr

$107,007

 / yr

$81,382

 / yr

$39

 / hr

$86,017

 / yr

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$84,588

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$79,658

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$94,680

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$92,357

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$62,989

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$86,143

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$80,546

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$33

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Top Paying Industries

For a Teacher in New York City, NY

The top 5 paying industries for a Teacher in New York City, NY are Media & Communication with a median total pay of $118,930, Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $102,547, Education with a median total pay of $82,676, Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $66,122, and Personal Consumer Services with a median total pay of $59,494.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$118,930

    30% Higher than other industries

  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$102,547

    19% Higher than other industries

  • EducationEducation$82,676

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$66,122

    25% Lower than other industries

  • Personal Consumer ServicesPersonal Consumer Services$59,494

    39% Lower than other industries

Media & Communication

Top paying companies in Media & Communication for Teacher are LivePlanet, Birch Wathen Lenox School, and York Preparatory School.

LivePlanet$140,306/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Education?

Job growth in education remains steady, with modest growth in salaries and greater opportunities for workers with STEM specialization or those with advanced degrees. Opportunities are likely to persist with the projected rise in student enrollment in the coming years. Jobs are often reliant upon state and local budgets with public sector benefits being an attractive feature for many job-seekers.

How does the Teacher salary in New York City, NY compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Teacher in US is $51,364 per year based on 58,560 salary contributions, which is 39.89% less than the salary for a Teacher in New York City, NY. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Teacher gets the highest compensation are The Stepping Stones Group LLC, Soliant Health, Inc. and Chess Wizards. Bigger companies typically pay 9.72% more than smaller companies for a Teacher.

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Teacher

New York City, NY

 | 7-9 years

$84,000

/yr

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7-9 years
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Teacher

New York City, NY

 | 7-9 years

$90,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Teacher

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$24,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
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Teacher

New York City, NY

 | 7-9 years

$25

/hr

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7-9 years
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Teacher

New York City, NY

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Teacher

New York City, NY

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

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4-6 years
Yesterday

Teacher pay FAQ in New York City, NY

The average salary for a Teacher is $52,521 per year in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 122485 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Teacher employees in New York City, NY.

The highest salary for a Teacher in New York City, NY is $81,560 per year.

The lowest salary for a Teacher in New York City, NY is $33,822 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Teacher or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Teacher.