A Primary School Teacher earns an average salary of AU$61,055 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Childhood Education is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$40,758 - AU$90,114
AU$41K
AU$62K
AU$90K
MEDIAN: AU$61,636
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AU$20.08 - AU$47.39
AU$20
AU$30
AU$47
MEDIAN: AU$30.14
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AU$0AU$91K
Salary AU$40,758 - AU$90,114
Bonus AU$1,000 - AU$8,900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,137 - AU$91,106
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 733
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$20.08 - AU$47.39
Overtime AU$30.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$91K
Bonus AU$1,000 - AU$8,900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,137 - AU$91,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 104

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Pay by Experience Level for Primary School Teacher

Pay by Experience for a Primary School Teacher has a positive trend. An entry-level Primary School Teacher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 496 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Primary School Teacher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 202 salaries. An experienced Primary School Teacher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$74,000 based on 157 salaries. A Primary School Teacher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$83,000 based on 64 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$61,938

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Primary School Teacher Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Primary School Teacher?

Primary School Teacher in Brisbane:
"Exciting everyday is different."
Pros: The children I work with and my colleagues.
Cons: Bad internet connection and the technology is not up to date.

Primary School Teacher in Sydney:
Pros: Educating children by developing life skills.
Cons: Taking work home and finding the right balance between work and home.

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Key Stats for Primary School Teacher

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Primary School Teacher Salaries

▲34%

▲19%

▲7%

National Average
AU$62,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Primary School Teacher Salaries

Childhood Education
▲10%

English Language
▲5%

National Average
AU$62,000

Curriculum Planning
▼1%

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 88%
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