Physical Education Teacher Salary in the United States

How much does a Physical Education Teacher make in the United States? The average Physical Education Teacher salary in the United States is $43,659 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $38,616 and $49,930. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Physical Education Teacher
KinderCare Education - Sacramento , CA
KinderCare Education is the nation's leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity ... Must be able to assume postures in low levels to allow physical and visual contact with children ...
KinderCare - 4 days ago
Catapult Learning - Lakeland , FL
Other duties may be assigned EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE : Requires a bachelor's degree. Teaching ... PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS: Light lifting, walking, climbing stairs. Most programs are ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
UP Academy, Inc. -
As a teacher with UP Academy you will be responsible for creating and implementing a project-based ... UP Academy is a new lab school for the inclusion of students with physical disabilities. Our ideal ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
MPO Solutions - Dallas , TX
... physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function ... Education/Certification: Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 24 hours in either math, science ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
We are seeking a Teacher - Early Care And Education to join our organization! This individual will ... Develop schedules and routines to ensure adequate physical activity, rest, and playtime * Establish ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Millennium Education LLC - Chicago , IL
Develop schedules and routines to ensure adequate physical activity, rest, and playtime * Establish ... Must meet the Illinois state education and experience requirements for the lead teacher position ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago