Average Primary School Teacher Salary in Malaysia

RM 34,166
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
RM 2,948
Bonus
RM 2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Primary School Teacher in Malaysia is RM 34,166.
10%
RM 3k
MEDIAN
RM 34k
90%
RM 82k
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RM 3k - RM 82k
Bonus
RM 400 - RM 11k
Profit Sharing
RM 0 - RM 2k
Total Pay
RM 3k - RM 100k

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Job Description for Primary School Teacher

Primary School Teacher Tasks
  • Connect curriculum standards to daily objectives, teaching children according to instructional goals.
  • Communicate student progress to parents and guardians.
  • Develop and implement activities, classroom materials, and resources.
  • Monitor and evaluate student progress and achievement.
  • Manage a safe and hygienic classroom environment, ensuring physical and mental security.

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Popular Skills for Primary School Teacher

Skills in English Language, Curriculum Planning and Oral / Verbal Communication are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Mathematica and Childhood Education.

Pay by Experience Level for Primary School Teacher

An entry-level Primary School Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of RM 15,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Primary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of RM 34,357 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career Primary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of RM 36,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Primary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of RM 46,452 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of RM 63,490.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 117 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.4%
Early Career
39.3%
Mid Career
23.1%
Experienced
22.2%
Late Career
6.0%