Average Entry-Level Elementary School Teacher Salary in Denver, Colorado

$38,815
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Elementary School Teacher in Denver, Colorado is $38,815.
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$39k
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$50k
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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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Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Teacher

An early career Elementary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,960 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Elementary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,980 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Elementary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,617 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,000.
Employees with Elementary School Teacher in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 29.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (23.0% more) and New York, New York (22.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (7.0% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 84 survey responses.
Early Career
34.5%
Mid Career
32.1%
Experienced
21.4%
Late Career
11.9%