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How much does a Preschool Teacher make in the United States? The average Preschool Teacher salary in the United States is $39,250 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $35,430 and $44,860. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Preschool Teacher Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Preschool Teacher Salary $31,952 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Preschool Teacher Salary $35,430 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Preschool Teacher Salary $39,250 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Preschool Teacher Salary $44,860 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Preschool Teacher Salary $49,968 US April 24, 2024
25% $35,430 10% $31,952 90% $49,968 75% $44,860 $39,250 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Preschool Teacher designs and structures the curriculum and monitors students' progress to ensure activities are meeting the children's needs. Oversees the educational activities of children within the day care classroom. Being a Preschool Teacher participates in parent conferences to discuss child's growth and development. Maintains a clean, safe, and nurturing environment. In addition, Preschool Teacher typically requires an associate degree in early childhood education or equivalent. Typically requires Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Preschool Teacher occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Working as a Preschool Teacher typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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    Preschool Teacher


    Associate's Degree

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    Day Care Worker I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Technical Certificate

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