Elementary School Teacher Salary in United States

What is the salary of an Elementary School Teacher?

The average salary of an Elementary School Teacher in United States is $56,320. Salaries start from around $35,760 and go up to $83,600. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

$0 $83,600
Starting ($35.8k)
Junior ($43.1k)
Experienced ($53.6k)
Senior ($67.7k)
Highest ($83.6k)
Highest

The top 10% of Elementary School Teachers in United States earn:

$83,600
Senior

The top 25% of Elementary School Teachers in United States earn:

$67,730
Experienced

The middle 50% of Elementary School Teachers in United States earn:

$53,590
Junior

The bottom 25% of Elementary School Teachers in United States earn:

$43,070
Starting

The bottom 10% of Elementary School Teachers in United States earn:

$35,760

Historical salary

Elementary School Teacher salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Rhode Island 73,040 1
New York 72,840 2
Alaska 70,190 3
California 69,320 4
Connecticut 68,580 5
Massachusetts 68,360 6
New Jersey 66,600 7
District of Columbia 63,310 8
Maryland 62,920 9
Michigan 62,720 10
Minnesota 61,070 11
Wisconsin 60,110 12
Pennsylvania 60,000 13
Washington 59,680 14
Virginia 58,750 15
Delaware 58,010 16
Ohio 57,970 17
Wyoming 57,470 18
Illinois 56,720 19
United States 56,320 20
Oregon 55,200 21
Hawaii 54,380 22
New Hampshire 53,990 23
Nevada 53,760 24
Georgia 53,750 25
Vermont 53,220 26
New Mexico 51,470 27
Utah 51,300 28
Indiana 51,150 29
Kentucky 50,360 30
Texas 50,290 31
Colorado 49,720 32
Alabama 48,970 33
Iowa 48,950 34
Maine 48,480 35
Missouri 48,460 36
South Carolina 48,310 37
Nebraska 48,240 38
Montana 47,910 39
Tennessee 47,770 40
Louisiana 47,440 41
Florida 47,410 42
North Dakota 46,570 43
Idaho 46,260 44
Kansas 45,940 45
West Virginia 44,710 46
Arkansas 44,490 47
North Carolina 42,870 48
Arizona 42,560 49
Oklahoma 42,340 50
Guam 42,090 51
Mississippi 41,490 52
Virgin Islands 41,230 53
South Dakota 40,400 54
Puerto Rico 32,070 55

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