Average Primary School Teacher Salary in United Kingdom

£25,782
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£970
Bonus
£3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Primary School Teacher in United Kingdom is £25,782.
10%
£20k
MEDIAN
£26k
90%
£36k
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£20k - £36k
Bonus
£48 - £3k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £3k
Total Pay
£20k - £37k

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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 Childhood Education, Curriculum Planning, English Language, Team Leadership and Oral / Verbal Communication are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 £22,581 based on 144 salaries. An early career Primary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £24,554 based on 1,138 salaries. A mid-career Primary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £29,929 based on 493 salaries. An experienced Primary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,353 based on 365 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £32,529.
Employees with Primary School Teacher in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 14.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Coventry, England: West Midlands (10.1% less), Birmingham, England: West Midlands (8.6% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (7.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,299 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.3%
Early Career
49.5%
Mid Career
21.4%
Experienced
15.9%
Late Career
6.9%