Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Art Teacher make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$48,457 / yrTotal Pay
$45,984 / yrBase Pay
$2,473 / yrAdditional Pay

$48,457

 / yr
$33K$73K
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The estimated total pay for a Art Teacher is $48,457 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $45,984 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 $2,473 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

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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Art Instructor Salaries with median pay of $44,229, High School Art Teacher Salaries with median pay of $51,090, Art Therapist Salaries with median pay of $68,265, Artist Salaries with median pay of $45,480.

Top Paying Companies

For an Art Teacher in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Art Teacher in United States. Employers include New York City Department of Education, Houston ISD and KIPP Schools.

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New York City Department of Education
$68,885/yr
10
WyzAnt
$56,775/yr

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$68,885

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Top Paying Industries

For an Art Teacher in United States

The top 4 paying industries for an Art Teacher in United States are Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $68,885, Information Technology with a median total pay of $56,775, Education with a median total pay of $53,546 and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $47,806.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$68,885

    22% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$56,775

    5% Higher than other industries

  • EducationEducation$53,546

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$47,806

    12% Lower than other industries

Government & Public Administration

The top paying company in Government & Public Administration for Art Teacher is New York City Department of Education.

New York City Department of EducationNew York City Department of Education$68,885/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.

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Years at Recent Employer

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Dance Teacher/Choreographer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$10

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Visual Art Teacher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$66,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Visual Art Educator

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$80,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Elementary Art Teacher

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$52,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Art Therapist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$42,000

/yr

$38K | $4K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
High School Art Teacher

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$56,000

/yr

$50K | $6K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday

Art Teacher pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Art Teacher is $45,984 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Art Teacher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1520 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Art Teacher employees.

The highest salary for an Art Teacher in United States is $68,047 per year.

The lowest salary for an Art Teacher in United States is $31,074 per year.

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