When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($15.72 per hour) can be spotted in Berkeley Heights, N.J.; Denver, Colo. (approximately $13.76), Austin, Texas ($13.26), and Cary, N.C. (about $13.13) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Gainesville, Ga. — at $9.17, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of North Carolina pays Primrose Schools the most — around $12.96 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $11.21 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Primrose Schools folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $10.87 per hour.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Preschool Teachers, Head Teachers, Daycare Teachers, and Toddler Teachers; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $12.72 per hour, the other salaries come in at about $10.84, around $10.79, and $10.69, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Primrose Schools are Day Care Workers — the median salary for this role approaches around $9.17.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to about $12.64 per hour for Early Childhood Educator s, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Primrose Schools provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) — these employees rake in approximately $16.75 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Customer Service; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $12.04 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Childhood Education; a fair number consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Activities for Children, Curriculum Planning, and Oral / Verbal Communication.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Slightly less than a fourth workers save for retirement through Primrose Schools' 401(k) plan. For around two in five workers, benefits include health insurance, and approximately one in four workers get dental coverage, too. Employees can also look forward to day care, tuition reimbursement, free drinks, and a casual working environment.