A Teacher earns an average salary of $41,831 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Teacher Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$30,165 - $61,250
(Median)
30K
42K
51K
61K
MEDIAN: $41,830
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Teacher Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$7.30 - $19.49
(Median)
7
10
12
19
MEDIAN: $10
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,165 - $61,250  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,017  
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).
)
$25,198 - $60,724  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 167
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$7.30 - $19.49  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,017  
   
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).
)
$25,198 - $60,724  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 167
Is Teacher your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Teacher Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Pay by Experience Level for Teacher
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Teacher Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%
Experienced
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$41,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 48 votes.
Gender
Female
72%
female alumni
 
Male
28%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 17%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -