Mid-Career Elementary School Teacher Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers is around $44K per year. Geographic location and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and more than half earn dental coverage. Among survey respondents, women are more common than men; 87 percent of Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers are female. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$31,436 - $59,320
$31K
$44K
$59K
MEDIAN: $43,901
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$10.14 - $37.70
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,436 - $59,320  
   
Bonus
$200.67 - $7,255  
Total Pay (?
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$30,823 - $59,796  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,743
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $37.70  
   
Overtime
$9.75 - $59.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$200.67 - $7,255  
   
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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$30,823 - $59,796  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 89

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The biggest paychecks can be found at Seattle Public Schools — the median salary there is $59K.

Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers will find the worst pay at Clark County School District, where the median salary crawls in at $43K. Furthermore, compensation is curbed at $58K, leaving little room for growth.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,725

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Mid-Career Elementary School Teachers that is 34 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 San Antonio (+16 percent), Dallas (+16 percent), Houston (+16 percent), and San Diego (+14 percent). Phoenix is the lowest-paying area, 15 percent south of the national average. Employers pay around 7 percent less in Raleigh and 5 percent less in Miami, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Elementary School Teacher

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 174 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Elementary School Teacher Salaries

Bilingual
▲13%

Spanish Language
▲5%

Mathematica
▲4%


Special Education
▲1%

Childhood Education
▼0%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼0%

National Average
$44,000


Material Science
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 174 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 17%