Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) is $42,891
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education)s?
An entry-level Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,412 based on 29 salaries. An early career Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) with 1-4 years of experience earns an …Read more
What Do Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education)s Do?
Kindergarten teacher (who do not work in special education) oversee classrooms for children between the ages of about four and six years old; this environment is normally a child's first transition into formal education. These teachers' goal is to lay a strong foundation for future learning by the children and teach foundational skills. They need to understand different learning styles and rates, working with pupils to help them develop basic skills and facilities in areas such as reading and …Read more
- Inspire a passion for learning in young children through engaging environments geared for manipulating and exploring a variety of materials.
- Demonstrate and reinforce rules for social interaction and personal responsibility.
- Teach basic academic skills of number and letter recognition while monitoring physical and emotional health in individuals.