Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Teacher make in San Jose, CA?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$45,466 / yrTotal Pay
$42,850 / yrBase Pay
$2,616 / yrAdditional Pay

$45,466

 / yr
$30K$70K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Teacher is $45,466 per year in the San Jose, CA area, with an average salary of $42,850 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 $2,616 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 San Jose, CA

$45,466 /yr
Teacher
$58,527 /yr
Teacher III
$70,944 /yr
Adjunct Teacher
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Related Job Titles

For Teacher in San Jose, CA

Some related job titles are Education Salaries with median pay of $62,572, English Teacher Salaries with median pay of $47,381, High School Teacher Salaries with median pay of $55,431, Instructor Salaries with median pay of $63,974.

Top Paying Companies

For a Teacher in San Jose, CA

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Teacher in San Jose, CA. Employers include Rocketship Public Schools, Summit Public Schools and Union School District.

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Rocketship Public Schools
$79,539/yr
6
$77,777/yr

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$79,539

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$78,545

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$77,840

 / yr

$71,229

 / yr

$66,056

 / yr

$72,403

 / yr

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$58,510

 / yr

$28

 / hr

$74,837

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$57,243

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$71,332

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$71,451

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$27

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$67,636

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Top Paying Industries

For a Teacher in San Jose, CA

The top 3 paying industries for a Teacher in San Jose, CA are Education with a median total pay of $71,451, Healthcare with a median total pay of $58,510 and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $57,243.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • EducationEducation$71,451

    0% Lower than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$58,510

    23% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$57,243

    25% Lower than other industries

Education

Top paying companies in Education for Teacher are Rocketship Public Schools, Summit Public Schools, and Union School District.

Rocketship Public SchoolsRocketship Public Schools$79,539/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.

Recent Salaries Shared

For teacher in San Jose, CA

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 7-9 years

$60,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$89,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 15+ years

$80,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 4-6 years

$22

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 1-3 years

$23

/hr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Home Hospital Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 4-6 years

$77,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$21

/hr

Submitted 2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Teacher

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$70,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago

Teacher pay FAQ in San Jose, CA

The average salary for a Teacher is $42,850 per year in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 130006 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Teacher employees in San Jose, CA.

The highest salary for a Teacher in San Jose, CA is $65,351 per year.

The lowest salary for a Teacher in San Jose, CA is $28,096 per year.

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