S$54,282
Avg. Salary
S$27.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Primary School Teacher is S$27.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Primary School Teacher is S$54,282 per year.

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MEDIAN $54,282
S$23,688 - S$89,362
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MEDIAN: S$54,282
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Salary S$23,688 - S$89,362
Bonus S$986 - S$23,881
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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S$23,802 - S$99,070
  • Country: Singapore
  • Currency: SGD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 227

Job Description for Primary School Teacher

Primary school teachers instruct children who are typically in grades one through five or six and between six and eleven years old. The goal of educating pupils at this age is to lay the firm foundations of reading comprehension, writing, and math, and primary school teachers also use these fundamentals to teach broader foundation knowledge in subjects like science and social studies. They also help to ensure that developmental subjects in the arts and physical education are taught as well.

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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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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 S$43,000 based on 90 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 S$62,000 based on 64 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 S$73,000 based on 53 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 S$82,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-2%

National Average: S$58,375

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

Key Stats for Primary School Teacher

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Primary School Teacher Salaries

▲40%

▲24%

▲7%

National Average
S$58,000

▼26%

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 29%