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 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Teacher Elementary School Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Teacher Elementary School Salary $42,179 US October 25, 2023
25th Percentile Teacher Elementary School Salary $52,663 US October 25, 2023
50th Percentile Teacher Elementary School Salary $64,179 US October 25, 2023
75th Percentile Teacher Elementary School Salary $77,513 US October 25, 2023
90th Percentile Teacher Elementary School Salary $89,654 US October 25, 2023
25% $52,663 10% $42,179 90% $89,654 75% $77,513 $64,179 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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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 View full job description

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Skills associated with Teacher Elementary School: Monitor Student Performance, Pedagogy Best Practices, Student Information Systems (SIS), Develop Lesson Plans ...More

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