Head Teacher Salary

A Head Teacher earns an average salary of $43,929 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are People Management and Special Education.

$29,067 - $67,180

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$9.07 - $19.43

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$29,067 - $67,180  
   
Bonus
$101.74 - $5,896  
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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$21,916 - $63,448  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,030
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.07 - $19.43  
   
Overtime
$9.20 - $34.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$101.74 - $5,896  
   
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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$21,916 - $63,448  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 712
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Pay by Experience Level for Head Teacher

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Head Teacher Reviews

What is it like working as a Head Teacher?

Head Teacher in Port St. Lucie:
Pros: I love the students and teachers I work with everyday. I like the distance from my house and the area. We are currently an A school.
Cons: I do not like that this school pay less than the district schools. I am not fond of the owners of the school based on the workload they give to administration. I do not like how the principal seems not to care.

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Experience Affects Head Teacher Salaries




National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Head Teacher Salaries

People Management
up arrow 37%

Special Education
up arrow 13%

Masters degree
up arrow 6%

English Language
up arrow 2%

Spanish Language
up arrow 1%

French Language
up arrow 1%

National Average
$40,000



Bilingual
up arrow 7%

Administration
up arrow 10%

Team Leadership
up arrow 11%


Teaching
up arrow 32%

Activities for Children
up arrow 37%

CDA
up arrow 46%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 162 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 29%
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