Entry-Level Middle School Teacher Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Middle School Teacher is $40,240 per year. A skill in Science is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,671 - $53,942
$31K
$40K
$54K
MEDIAN: $40,459
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$10.36 - $30.75
$10
$19
$31
MEDIAN: $19.39
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$0$54K
Salary $30,671 - $53,942
Bonus $307.67 - $5,117
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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$30,294 - $54,482
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,407
Hourly Data $0$72
Hourly Rate $10.36 - $30.75
Hourly Tips $1.00
Overtime $0.30 - $72.72
Annual Data $0$54K
Bonus $307.67 - $5,117
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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$30,294 - $54,482
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

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Middle School Teacher Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,536

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

Middle School Teacher Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Middle School Teacher in San Jose:
"Strong management skills are needed."
Collaborate with a veteran.

Middle School Teacher in Deltona:
"Teaching Is Fun."
You need patience for students and adults.

Middle School Teacher in New Rochelle:
"Professional Development."
Stay current in the field.

Middle School Teacher in Dacula:
"Well prepared and always ready."
Interpersonal skills and get to know students.

Middle School Teacher in Rockford:
You need to listen to the students and value their opinion. Forcing them in to a curriculum is useless. You need to form a curriculum around their needs and wants in adolescence. Follow the child.

Middle School Teacher in Honolulu:
Do NOT marry another teacher!

Middle School Teacher in Columbus:
"Needed information."
Do not let paperwork deter you.

Key Stats for Middle School Teacher

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 144 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Middle School Teacher Salaries

Science
▲11%

Material Science
▲2%

Team Leadership
▲2%

French Language
▲2%

Teaching
▲1%

Curriculum Planning
▼0%

Childhood Education
▼0%

National Average
$41,000


▼2%

Spanish Language
▼2%

Math
▼2%

Social Studies
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 144 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 17%
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