Average Elementary School Teacher Salary in Houston, Texas

$52,915
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$2,966
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The average salary for an Elementary School Teacher in Houston, Texas is $52,915.
10%
$39k
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$53k
90%
$62k
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$39k - $62k
Bonus
$85 - $5k
Total Pay
$35k - $63k

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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, Mathematica and Spanish Language are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $50,118 based on 13 salaries. An early career Elementary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,552 based on 90 salaries. A mid-career Elementary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,356 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Elementary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,385 based on 96 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,387.
Employees with Elementary School Teacher in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 9.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (25.2% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (11.9% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (10.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 301 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.3%
Early Career
29.9%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
31.9%
Late Career
15.0%