A Head Teacher in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $54,964 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$30,201 - $83,208
$30K
$55K
$83K
MEDIAN: $54,964
10%
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90%

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$17.50 - $20.48
$20
MEDIAN: $19.89
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$30,201 - $83,208  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$29,946 - $82,218  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$19.89  
   
Overtime
$60.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
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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$29,946 - $82,218  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Teacher

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

Key Stats for Head Teacher

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
032
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Head Teacher Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Skills That Affect Head Teacher Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Spanish Language
up arrow 3%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 11%

English Language
up arrow 17%

Childhood Education
up arrow 18%

People Management
up arrow 18%

Activities for Children
up arrow 19%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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