Primary Teacher Average Salary

Primary Teacher Total Pay (?
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$17,856 - $53,448
(Median)
18K
35K
53K
MEDIAN: $34,799
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90%

Primary Teacher is most closely related to Primary School Teacher

Primary school teachers work full-time in a classroom environment teaching students in grade school or at an elementary level. Generally, primary school teachers instruct children ranging in age from 5 to 12 based on the location and school district where one is employed. Primary school teachers are ...
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(Median)
$23K
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MEDIAN: $35,726
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90%
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