Average Mid-Career Elementary School Teacher Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$47,677
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Elementary School Teacher in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $47,677.
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$34k
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$48k
90%
$66k
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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 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 7 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. 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 31.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (17.6% more) and Houston, Texas (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (15.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 113 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.2%
Early Career
41.6%
Experienced
32.7%
Late Career
19.5%