How much does a Teacher Elementary School make in the United States? The average Teacher Elementary School salary in the United States is $64,179 as of October 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $52,663 and $77,513. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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Teacher Elementary School prepares lesson plans and instructs students in an assigned elementary school. Develops and implements grade appropriate course work, activities, and assessments to meet the academic, developmental, and social needs of children in K-5 classroom setting. Being a Teacher Elementary School monitors and guides classroom behavior. Resolves classroom issues and conflicts. Additionally, Teacher Elementary School evaluates and monitors student's performance and progress. Participates in development and implementation of Individual Education Plans for specific students. May participate in implementing special programs for students. May supervise teaching assistants. Requires a bachelor's degree. May require state-specific teaching license. Typically requires Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Typically reports to a principal. The Teacher Elementary School occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Teacher Elementary School typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
In the District of Columbia, teachers voted last year for the option to trade job security for merit pay, meaning that high-performing instructors could expect five-figure bonuses (and the laggards could fear pink slips).
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Of course, teachers can work in both public and private schools.
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Elementary & middle school teachers are part of the Education, Training, & Library Occupations, along with Postsecondary teachers, Preschool & kindergarten teachers, Elementary & middle school teachers, Secondary school teachers, Special education teachers, and 7 more.
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