£25,150
Avg. Salary
£11.98
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£1,024

Bonus

£3,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Primary School Teacher is £11.98 per hour.

The average pay for a Primary School Teacher is £25,150 per year.

10%
£7.04
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£11.98
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£24.74
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MEDIAN £11.98
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£20k
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£25k
50%
£36k
90%
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MEDIAN £25,150
£19,684 - £35,864
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£36K
MEDIAN: £25,150
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£0£36K
Salary £19,684 - £35,864
Bonus £40.85 - £4,502
Profit Sharing £3,000
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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£19,479 - £36,375
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,986
Hourly Data £0£24
Hourly Rate £7.04 - £24.74
Overtime £9.00
Annual Data £0£36K
Bonus £40.85 - £4,502
Profit Sharing £3,000
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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£19,479 - £36,375
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 104

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.

Common Career Paths for Primary School Teacher


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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 ₤23,000 based on 658 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 ₤28,000 based on 223 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 ₤30,000 based on 142 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 ₤31,000 based on 65 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £25,177

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

Primary School Teacher Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Primary School Teacher?

Primary School Teacher in Taunton:
"It's a great opportunity to change young lives."
Pros: Interactions with pupils
Cons: Paperwork

Primary School Teacher in gillingham:
"Rewarding and inspiring."
Pros: Engaging children and teaching them new skills and ways of thinking.
Cons: Lack of progression opportunities.

Primary School Teacher in Manchester:
"Good."
Pros: The school environment
Cons: The lack of communication with the district

Primary School Teacher in London:
"Busy, rewarding, challenging."
Pros: Nevertheless opportunities
Cons: Time spent in public transport to get to/from work

Primary School Teacher in London:
"Busy, rewarding, challenging."
Pros: Endless opportunities
Cons: Public transport

Primary School Teacher in Bradford:
"Good."
Pros: Multi cultural
Cons: Hard to chnage jobs

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Key Stats for Primary School Teacher

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Primary School Teacher Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲18%

▲11%

National Average
₤25,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Primary School Teacher Salaries

Organizing
▲33%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲24%

Leadership
▲6%

National Average
₤25,000


Childhood Education
▼4%

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 89%