Teach for America Teacher Salaries

Updated Sep 26, 2021



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178 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




$2,646 Avg

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Reported in 6 salaries

$294 - $11,400 Range
Stock Bonus, Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Teacher at Teach for America make?

The typical Teach for America Teacher salary is $48,279 per year. Teacher salaries at Teach for America can range from $26,729 - $71,904 per year. This estimate is based upon 178 Teach for America Teacher salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Teacher at Teach for America can expect to make an average total pay of $48,339 per year.


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Teach for America Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Teacher is $51,341 per year in United States, which is 6% higher than the average Teach for America salary of $48,279 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Teacher ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $48,393 per year and goes up to $43,016 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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