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Average Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) Salary

$41,079
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,006
Bonus
$10,017
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The average salary for a Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) is $41,079.
10%
$28k
MEDIAN
$41k
90%
$58k
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$26k - $57k
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What Do Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education)s Do?

Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) Tasks
  • 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.

Job Satisfaction for Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education)

3.8 out of 5
(68)
Highly Satisfied
8Reviews

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What Are Popular Skills for Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education)s?

Skills in Childhood Education, Curriculum Planning, English Language and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Activities for Children.

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 $37,503 based on 47 salaries. An early career Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,656 based on 210 salaries. A mid-career Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,988 based on 136 salaries. An experienced Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,899 based on 111 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,260.
Employees with Kindergarten Teacher (but not Special Education) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 38.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (31.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (18.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (4.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 560 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.4%
Early Career
37.5%
Mid Career
24.3%
Experienced
19.8%
Late Career
10.0%