How much does a Teacher Kindergarten make in the United States? The average Teacher Kindergarten salary in the United States is $62,552 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $51,841 and $75,191. 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. 

Teacher Kindergarten Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Teacher Kindergarten Salary $42,089 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Teacher Kindergarten Salary $51,841 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Teacher Kindergarten Salary $62,552 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Teacher Kindergarten Salary $75,191 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Teacher Kindergarten Salary $86,698 US April 24, 2024
25% $51,841 10% $42,089 90% $86,698 75% $75,191 $62,552 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Kindergarten Prep Teacher

Bright Horizons Children's Centers - Arlington, VA

Kindergarten Prep Teacher

Bright Horizons - Arlington, VA

Teacher-Elementary-Kindergarten (AES)

Frederick County Public Schools - Winchester, VA

Lead Kindergarten Teacher

The Goddard School of Henrico (Short Pump), VA - Henrico, VA

What skills does a Teacher Kindergarten need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Communicates Effectively: Effective communication is the process of exchanging ideas, thoughts, opinions, knowledge, and data so that the message is received and understood with clarity and purpose.

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Record Keeping: Maintaining financial records and transactions of an organization to track all of the financial statements and auditing systems.

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Word Processing: word processing, operation in which a text-editing software program called a word processor is used to create a document on a computer. A word-processing system can produce a wide variety of documents, including letters, memoranda, and manuals, rapidly and at relatively low cost.

Communicates Effectively 11.04%
Record Keeping 2.45%
Word Processing 1.23%
Others 85.28%

Job Description for Teacher Kindergarten

Teacher Kindergarten prepares lessons and instructs students in an assigned elementary school's kindergarten. Develops and implements activities to meet the academic, developmental, and social needs of children in kindergarten classroom setting. Being a Teacher Kindergarten monitors and guides classroom behavior. Resolves classroom issues and conflicts. Additionally, Teacher Kindergarten assesses and documents students' 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 Kindergarten occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Teacher Kindergarten typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Teacher Kindergarten salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Teacher Kindergarten, the highest Teacher Kindergarten salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Teacher Kindergarten salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Teacher Kindergarten salary is in Miami, FL, where the Teacher Kindergarten salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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