Elementary Lead Teacher Salary in the United States

How much does an Elementary Lead Teacher make in the United States? The average Elementary Lead Teacher salary in the United States is $36,666 as of August 27, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $32,747 and $41,634. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Elementary Lead Teacher
La Petite Academy - Overland Park , KS
Are you ready to be an inspiring, innovative force that prepares children for elementary school ... Our Lead Teachers... • Create fun and interactive learning experiences while serving as mentors ...
Joblift - 3 days ago
We are looking for various teachers for local elementary teachers (grades K, 1st, 4th and 5th) for ... Capacity to lead in stressful situations * Ability to communicate with diverse audiences * Sense of ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Skills include developing and maintaining relationships with parents, with the admin and teachers at the local elementary school where our second campus is located, developing daily and weekly ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
BASIS.ed - Goodyear , AZ
Learning Expert Teachers, one type of BASIS Elementary Teacher, are responsible for one cohort of students and lead them through classroom transitions during the day. They collaborate work with the ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Our Lead Teachers... * Create fun and interactive learning experiences while serving as mentors to ... In every program, we guide 21st century learners on their journey to elementary school--and the ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Afterschool Enrichment Solutions & Chess Scholars - Seaside , CA
You could be at the center of a fun and enriching experience for elementary children. We provide a ... Let's Play It - Teach physical fitness as you lead students through a wide variety of sports and ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago