An Elementary School Teacher earns an average salary of AU$61,470 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$45,821 - AU$96,451
AU$46K
AU$63K
AU$96K
MEDIAN: AU$62,553
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50%
90%
AU$19.96 - AU$50.34
AU$20
AU$30
AU$50
MEDIAN: AU$30.37
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AU$0AU$96K
Salary AU$45,821 - AU$96,451
Bonus AU$1,000
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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AU$43,546 - AU$96,964
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 142
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$19.96 - AU$50.34
Annual Data AU$0AU$96K
Bonus AU$1,000
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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AU$43,546 - AU$96,964
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

Job Description for Elementary School Teacher

An elementary school teacher is a person whose career involves educating students, typically those in grades one through six. Teachers at this level normally do not specialize in particular branches of education. Rather, they work to teach fundamentals and lay down educational foundations across a variety of disciplines, including reading comprehension, writing, arithmetic, science, and history.

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Elementary School Teacher Tasks

  • Evaluate students and communicate progress with parents, guardians, and administrators.
  • Plan, assign, and evaluate lessons, projects and tests.
  • Maintain classroom discipline.
  • Maintain accurate student records as required by laws and administrative regulations.
  • Instruct elementary students individually and in groups.

Elementary School Teacher Pay By Employer

$0$92K

$60,984

$52,571

$38,233

$41,585

Dallas ISD
15 profiles
$49,447

$58,958

$48,634

Lausd
14 profiles
$75,539

$42,684

$46,968

Elementary School Teacher Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Teacher

Pay by Experience for an Elementary School Teacher has a positive trend. An entry-level Elementary School Teacher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 115 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Elementary School Teacher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Elementary School Teacher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$84,000 based on 45 salaries. An Elementary School Teacher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$89,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$62,744

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

Key Stats for Elementary School Teacher

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Elementary School Teacher Salaries

▲42%

▲34%

▲14%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 70%