Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Teacher, Elementary School make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$56,737 / yrTotal Pay
$53,432 / yrBase Pay
$3,304 / yrAdditional Pay

$56,737

 / yr
$41K$80K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Teacher, Elementary School is $56,737 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $53,432 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 $3,304 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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Related Job Titles

For Elementary School Teacher

Some related job titles are Elementary Education Salaries with median pay of $67,932, Special Education Teacher Salaries with median pay of $57,864, Teacher, Elementary School Salaries with median pay of $51,791, Teaching Salaries with median pay of $55,951.

Top Paying Companies

For an Elementary School Teacher in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Elementary School Teacher in United States. Employers include Seattle Public Schools, Uncommon Schools and Los Angeles USD.

1
Seattle Public Schools
Seattle Public Schools
$73,152/yr
10
K12
$63,059/yr
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WyzAnt
4.1
Teacher, Elementary SchoolSee 1,003 salaries from this location

$34

 / hr

$70,946

 / yr

$62,741

 / yr

$63,082

 / yr

$61,798

 / yr

$62,163

 / yr

$61,245

 / yr

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$71,090

 / yr

$66,933

 / yr

$65,689

 / yr

$62,831

 / yr

$62,762

 / yr

$64,677

 / yr

$61,860

 / yr
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3.6
Teacher, Elementary SchoolSee 61 salaries from this location

$89,176

 / yr

$66,519

 / yr

$67,142

 / yr

$61,554

 / yr

$72,358

 / yr

$69,910

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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

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Teacher, Elementary School

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$56,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teacher, Elementary School

United States of America

 | <1 year

$47,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Elementary Teacher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$44,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teacher, Elementary School

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$67,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Teacher, Elementary School

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$57,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Classroom Teacher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$51,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Elementary Teacher

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Teacher, Elementary School

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$48,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Teacher, Elementary School pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Teacher, Elementary School is $53,432 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Teacher, Elementary School salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13512 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Teacher, Elementary School employees.

The highest salary for a Teacher, Elementary School in United States is $73,461 per year.

The lowest salary for a Teacher, Elementary School in United States is $38,865 per year.

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