Elementary School Teacher Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average pay for an Elementary School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois is $45,592 per year. A skill in Mathematica is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Elementary School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$29,794 - $70,370
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,591
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Elementary School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$9.63 - $64.40
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MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$29,794 - $70,370  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
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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$29,053 - $76,390  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 187
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$9.63 - $64.40  
   
Overtime
$5.00 - $16.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
   
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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$29,053 - $76,390  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 187
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Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois

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

Experience Affects Elementary School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%
Experienced
up arrow 30%
Mid-Career
up arrow 10%
National Average
$46,000

Skills That Affect Elementary School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Mathematica
up arrow 50%
Curriculum Planning
up arrow 8%
National Average
$46,000
Childhood Education
up arrow 10%
English Language
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
80%
female alumni
 
Male
20%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 8%
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