Average Art Teacher Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for an Art Teacher is $47,443

Base Salary
$33k - $72k
$101 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$30k - $73k
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What Do Art Teachers Do?

Art Teacher Tasks
  • Instruct students on technique and use of a variety of art equipment such as oils, watercolors, brushes, pens, pencils, canvases and papers.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures on subjects such as acting, art, and music.
  • Plan lessons that challenge and interest students, meet state learning requirements, and inspire further learning.
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How do Art Teachers Rate Their Jobs?

3.9 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 92 responses, the job of Art Teacher has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.85 out of 5. On average, Art Teachers are highly satisfied with their job.