Average Elementary School Teacher Salary in New York, New York

$58,140
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$2,500
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The average salary for an Elementary School Teacher in New York, New York is $58,140.
10%
$39k
MEDIAN
$58k
90%
$85k
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$39k - $85k
Bonus
$485 - $17k
Total Pay
$38k - $86k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Elementary School Teacher

The top respondents for the job title Elementary School Teacher are from the companies New York City Department of Education, Department of Education and Harlem Success Academy. Reported salaries are highest at Department of Education where the average pay is $66,406. Harlem Success Academy pays the lowest at around $47,395.

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Popular Skills for Elementary School Teacher

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

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 $47,574 based on 16 salaries. An early career Elementary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,451 based on 120 salaries. A mid-career Elementary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,702 based on 84 salaries. An experienced Elementary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,924 based on 79 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,926.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 327 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.9%
Early Career
36.7%
Mid Career
25.7%
Experienced
24.2%
Late Career
8.6%