Mid-Career Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) Salary

Mid-Career Preschool Teachers pull down an average of $12.25 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Although a little more than half lack health benefits of any kind, just over two-fifths do enjoy medical insurance, and just under one in three get dental coverage, too. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$16,079 - $43,185
(Median)
$16K
$29K
$43K
MEDIAN: $29,076
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.22 - $16.91
(Median)
$9
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $12.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$16,079 - $43,185  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $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).
)
$18,759 - $37,711  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 365
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.22 - $16.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.31  
Overtime
$0.00 - $25.58  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $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).
)
$18,759 - $37,711  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,125
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education)


Employees of YMCA can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $29K; however, pay is widely dispersed from bottom to top, ranging from $15K to $42K.

Mid-Career Preschool Teachers will find the worst pay at KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc., where the median salary crawls in at $25K. Furthermore, compensation is curbed at $33K, leaving little room for growth.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $26,045

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

Home to some of the best pay for Mid-Career Preschool Teachers, New York offers exceptional salaries, 39 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Preschool Teachers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+35 percent), Seattle (+26 percent), San Jose (+21 percent), and Chicago (+17 percent). The lowest-paying market is Orlando, which sits 20 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Workers in Miami and Atlanta earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (6 percent less and 4 percent less, respectively).

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) Salaries

Spanish Language
up arrow 1%

Childhood Education
0%

National Average
$26,000

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 1%

Activities for Children
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 237 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
medical benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 53%
ADVERTISEMENT