Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Social Studies Teacher make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$79,790 / yrTotal Pay
$49,838 / yrBase Pay
$29,952 / yrAdditional Pay

$79,790

 / yr
$37K$359K
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The estimated total pay for a Social Studies Teacher is $79,790 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $49,838 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 $29,952 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 High School History Teacher Salaries with median pay of $79,696, History Teacher Salaries with median pay of $81,139, Private School Teacher Salaries with median pay of $72,067, Secondary Social Studies and History Teacher Salaries with median pay of $80,957.

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New York City Department of Education
3.6

New York City Department of Education

Social Studies Teacher

$70,824

 /yr
Range: $56K - $90K

$56K

$90K

$55,960 - $90,000 Range

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Gakkyusha Usa

Social Studies Teacher

$36,683

 /yr
Range: $31K - $44K

$31K

$44K

$30,932 - $43,709 Range

Connections Academy
3.6

Connections Academy

Social Studies Teacher

$50,036

 /yr
Range: $48K - $55K

$48K

$55K

$47,642 - $54,775 Range

Harmony Public Schools
3.6

Harmony Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$52,164

 /yr
Range: $41K - $58K

$41K

$58K

$41,236 - $58,274 Range

WyzAnt
4.1

WyzAnt

Social Studies Teacher - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $30 - $30

$30

$30

$30 - $30 Range

National Heritage Academies
3.7

National Heritage Academies

Social Studies Teacher

$50,507

 /yr
Range: $46K - $73K

$46K

$73K

$46,281 - $72,695 Range

K12
3.1

K12

Social Studies Teacher

$59,875

 /yr
Range: $40K - $77K

$40K

$77K

$39,770 - $77,069 Range

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Miami Dade Public Schools
3.6

Miami Dade Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$50,566

 /yr
Range: $46K - $60K

$46K

$60K

$46,400 - $59,591 Range

Pace Center For Girls
3.7

Pace Center For Girls

Social Studies Teacher

$49,125

 /yr
Range: $44K - $51K

$44K

$51K

$44,317 - $50,967 Range

Achievement First
3.3

Achievement First

Social Studies Teacher

$62,730

 /yr
Range: $63K - $82K

$63K

$82K

$62,643 - $81,584 Range

EdisonLearning
2.5

EdisonLearning

Social Studies Teacher

$62,483

 /yr
Range: $41K - $66K

$41K

$66K

$41,000 - $66,371 Range

Lighthouse Academies
2.9

Lighthouse Academies

Social Studies Teacher

$51,610

 /yr
Range: $47K - $73K

$47K

$73K

$47,499 - $72,901 Range

Harmony Public Schools
3.6

Harmony Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $21 - $27

$21

$27

$21 - $27 Range

Horizon Science Academy Columbus
3.9

Horizon Science Academy Columbus

Social Studies Teacher

$49,611

 /yr
Range: $46K - $63K

$46K

$63K

$46,130 - $63,420 Range

Denver Public Schools
3.4

Denver Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$56,202

 /yr
Range: $45K - $73K

$45K

$73K

$45,057 - $72,898 Range

Duval County Public Schools
3.2

Duval County Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$48,000

 /yr
Range: $44K - $80K

$44K

$80K

$44,255 - $79,719 Range

Springfield Public Schools
3.4

Springfield Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$60,940

 /yr
Range: $40K - $61K

$40K

$61K

$40,240 - $60,940 Range

Ascend Public Charter Schools
2.7

Ascend Public Charter Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$66,720

 /yr
Range: $26K - $80K

$26K

$80K

$25,655 - $80,419 Range

Aspire Public Schools
3.8

Aspire Public Schools

Social Studies Teacher

$55,620

 /yr
Range: $51K - $61K

$51K

$61K

$50,753 - $61,368 Range

Leona Group
3.5

Leona Group

Social Studies Teacher

$53,153

 /yr
Range: $51K - $55K

$51K

$55K

$51,417 - $55,081 Range

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$53,000

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7 days ago by a Social Studies Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$59,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a History Teacher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a High School Social Studies Teacher with more than 15 years of experience

$47,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Social Studies Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$42,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Social Studies Teacher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$44,906

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Social Studies Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$32,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a History Teacher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$48,985

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a High School Social Studies Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a History Teacher with less than one year of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Social Studies Teacher salaries

The national average salary for a Social Studies Teacher is $51,920 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Social Studies Teacher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 619 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Social Studies Teacher employees.

The highest salary for a Social Studies Teacher in United States is $73,522 per year.

The lowest salary for a Social Studies Teacher in United States is $36,665 per year.

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