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Mid-Career Elementary School Teacher Salary

Average Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers make around $42K per year. Geographic location and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. There are far more female Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 86 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the greater part earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,202 - $57,827
(Median)
$30K
$42K
$58K
MEDIAN: $41,556
10%
50%
90%

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$10.68 - $29.10
(Median)
$11
$18
$29
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,202 - $57,827  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,902  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $3,500  
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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$30,069 - $58,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,741
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.68 - $29.10  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $41.92  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,902  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $3,500  
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).
)
$30,069 - $58,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 105

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Seattle Public Schools offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $59K.

Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $39K to just $58K — but Clark County School District offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $43K.

Pay Difference by Location


With a pay rate for Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers that is 36 percent greater than the national average, New York offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers will also find cushy salaries in Philadelphia (+23 percent), Chicago (+23 percent), Los Angeles (+16 percent), and Dallas (+15 percent). The lowest-paying market is Denver, which sits 11 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Charlotte and Miami (6 percent lower and 5 percent lower, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Elementary School Teacher Salaries

Spanish Language
up arrow 12%

Material Science
up arrow 7%

Special Education
up arrow 6%

Mathematica
up arrow 5%

English Language
up arrow 3%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 1%

National Average
$42,000

Childhood Education
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 504 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 14%
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