Average Entry-Level Elementary School Teacher Salary in San Francisco, California

$40,805
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Elementary School Teacher in San Francisco, California is $40,805.
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$36k
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$41k
75%
$52k
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What Do Elementary School Teachers Do?

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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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Teachers?

An early career Elementary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,795 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Elementary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,963 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Elementary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56,500.
Employees with Elementary School Teacher in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 22.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (17.0% more) and New York, New York (16.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (11.5% less), Indianapolis, Indiana (6.8% less) and Miami, Florida (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
28.3%
Experienced
23.3%
Late Career
15.0%