Average Elementary School Teacher Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$46,603
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$1,474
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The average salary for an Elementary School Teacher in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $46,603.
10%
$31k
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$47k
90%
$74k
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$31k - $74k
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$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$30k - $74k

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Job Description for Elementary School Teacher

Elementary School Teacher Tasks
  • Evaluate students and communicate progress with parents, guardians, and administrators.
  • Plan, assign, and evaluate lessons, projects and tests.
  • Maintain classroom discipline.
  • Maintain accurate student records as required by laws and administrative regulations.
  • Instruct elementary students individually and in groups.

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Popular Skills for Elementary School Teacher

Skills in Childhood Education, Curriculum Planning, English Language and Oral / Verbal Communication are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Mathematica.

Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Teacher

An entry-level Elementary School Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,241 based on 6 salaries. An early career Elementary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,916 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Elementary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,482 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Elementary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,144 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,314.
Employees with Elementary School Teacher in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.5% more) and Dallas, Texas (11.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (15.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 149 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.0%
Early Career
31.5%
Mid Career
24.8%
Experienced
24.8%
Late Career
14.8%