The average Milwaukee Elementary School Teacher earns approximately $41K annually. Work is enjoyable for Milwaukee Elementary School Teachers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, more than half are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by close to one-third and dental insurance is reported by close to a third. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MEDIAN: $41,013
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
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$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
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Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Teacher

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Elementary School Teachers in Milwaukee, Wis. with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $36K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $37K. Milwaukee Elementary School Teachers see a median salary of $56K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $57K.

Key Stats for Elementary School Teacher

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
031
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Elementary School Teacher Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

Experienced
up arrow 37%

National Average
$41,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Elementary School Teacher Salaries

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 36%

English Language
0%

Mathematica
0%

National Average
$41,000

Childhood Education
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 32%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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