Based on 1,448 responses, the job of Elementary School Teacher has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.83 out of 5. On average, Elementary School Teachers are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as an Elementary School Teacher?
"Trying to teach and help every kid that I can!"
Elementary School Teacher in Jacksonville:
Pros: Knowing I can make a difference in a child’s life.
Cons: The communication, the pay I get for what I do.
Elementary School Teacher in San Francisco:
Pros: The beauty of the city
Cons: Feeling like a 2nd class citizen because tech money rules here -- not service industry money.
"I feel like working there is stressful because I don't get paid well."
Elementary School Teacher in Severn:
Pros: I teach students
Cons: I get paid not that much
Elementary School Teacher in Quebec:
Pros: Working with my head whi is supportive and building relationships with parents and children
Cons: Breaks in relation to working hours and curriculum development
Elementary School Teacher in Cairo:
Pros: Staff relations
Cons: Extra. Curriculum working hours no standard break lunch
Elementary School Teacher in Abu Dhabi:
Pros: You get a non-taxable income and an annual ticket to your home country.
Cons: The weather is extreme. The summers are difficult to get through.
"Self Motivated Educator."
Elementary School Teacher in Philadelphia:
Pros: The Resources are unparalleled!
Cons: The traffic congestion can be time consuming!