The average pay for a Primary School Teacher is NZ$59,594 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

NZ$45,415 - NZ$73,521
NZ$45K
NZ$54K
NZ$74K
MEDIAN: NZ$54,317
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Salary NZ$45,415 - NZ$73,521
Total Pay (?
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NZ$43,999 - NZ$73,331
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

Primary School Teacher Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Primary School Teacher

Pay by Experience for a Primary School Teacher has a positive trend. An entry-level Primary School Teacher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$49,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Primary 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 NZ$60,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Primary School Teacher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$71,000 based on 13 salaries. A Primary 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 NZ$60,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$53,949

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

Key Stats for Primary School Teacher

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Primary School Teacher Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Mid-Career
▲12%

Late-Career
▲10%

National Average
NZ$54,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%