TEACHER SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Teacher GROSS SALARY
US$ 59,864
Average net salary for Teacher NET SALARY
US$ 44,721
The most typical salary for Teacher MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 44,927
  Updated: 27 Sep 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 25%
  Salary entries: 183

Teacher Earnings in United States

Average salary for Teacher in United States is US$ 59,864.

Average take home earning is US$ 44,721 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 44,927 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (183 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % US$ 102,888
11 % US$ 94,250
20 % US$ 82,462
63 % US$ 53,477
85 % US$ 44,927
97 % US$ 35,206
99 % US$ 26,250
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
New York City US$ 68,500 12
Chicago US$ 52,500 07
Los Angeles US$ 80,166 06
Boston US$ 79,733 06
Atlanta US$ 60,333 06
Salt Lake City US$ 68,000 05
Orlando US$ 60,800 05
Milwaukee US$ 55,200 05

Salary entries from individual employees for Teacher in United States

Below is the list of 100 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(50/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 27 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Teach history to high school students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

(49/50)  ELEMENTARY


 Posted: 19 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Teach grade three."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000

(48/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 14 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "High school Spanish."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

(47/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 06 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Good and fun all the time."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 115,000

(46/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 21 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Elementary school teacher."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

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(45/50)  SPANISH TEACHER


 Posted: 11 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Spanish Teacher Middle School."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 89,400

(44/50)  PHYSICS TEACHER


 Posted: 30 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Help students develop an understanding of basic physical phenomena from an intuitive and mathematical perspective."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 48,000

(43/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 21 May 2019

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Teaching kids in tenth grade."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(42/50)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACHE


 Posted: 02 May 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Teach at High School."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 54,000

(41/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 17 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Music education."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 83,000

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(40/50)  CULINARY ARTS AND NUTRITION TEACHER


 Posted: 01 Mar 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "Teach high school students culinary arts."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 69,000

(39/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 24 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Spanish Teacher."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 56,000

(38/50)  SCIENCE TEACHER


 Posted: 31 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Supervise and instruct students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 48,000

(37/50)  KINDERGARTEN TEACHER


 Posted: 26 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Teaching Reading, Language and mathematics to young children."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(36/50)  ELEMENTARY TEACHER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Teach 17 students ela, math and science. Tutoring 8-10 year olds on the side."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 44,000

(35/50)  GIFTED EDUCATION TEACHER


 Posted: 31 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "I travel to five different schools teaching gifted students in a pull out model."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(34/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 23 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "I deliver instruction."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000

(33/50)  PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER


 Posted: 13 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Teach physical education to students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 102,000

(32/50)  ESL TEACHER


 Posted: 03 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Teach students how to speak English."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 10,000

(31/50)  ART TEACHER


 Posted: 12 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Creative arts Teacer."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

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(30/50)  RESOURCE SPECIALIST


 Posted: 08 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Special Education."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 96,000

(29/50)  SCIENCE TEACHER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Teach High School Science."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 58,600

(28/50)  SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Provide services for students with special needs."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 58,000

(27/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 07 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Teach children in classroom."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 41,500

(26/50)  SECONDARY EDUCATION TEACHER


 Posted: 19 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Teaches middle school."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 39,000

(25/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 14 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Teaching students at high school level."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 62,000

(24/50)  ELEMENTARY TEACHER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "-teach 5th grade curriculum in public school -inspire my students to achieve to their greatest potential -accept all students differences and differentiate instruction for students -collaborate with peers to develop and improve curriculum - continue education ( 2nd masters) - communicate with parents, peers, and other coworkers -innovate teaching strategies."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 53,000

(23/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 14 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "3rd grade teacher."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 64,000

(22/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 04 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Kindergarten Teacher."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 92,000

(21/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 28 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "I teach literature and history."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

(20/50)  ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 24 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "I am an English Teacher for Special Education students. I also hold a special education degree as well as a reading specialist degree."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 64,900

(19/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 31 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Middle School."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 75,000

(18/50)  UNIVERSITY ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 16 Mar 2018

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Teach English and writing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(17/50)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 20 Jan 2018

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Faculty Advisor to incoming students and post graduate students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(16/50)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER


 Posted: 09 Jan 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Teacher of Foreign languages: Chinese, French, ESL."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 72,000

(15/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 05 Jan 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Elementary Classroom teaching all subjects. Plus analyzing data for instructional strategies."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 56,000

(14/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 02 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Teach and tutor at-risk students to bring them up to curriculum level."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

(13/50)  AGRICULTURE TEACHER


 Posted: 22 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Teach 15-18 year olds about American agriculture."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(12/50)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER


 Posted: 19 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I teach high school English Literature at a public school, full-time."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 54,000

(11/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 18 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Middle school teachers typically do the following: Plan lessons that teach students a subject, such as biology and history Assess students to evaluate their abilities, strengths, and weaknesses Teach lessons they have planned to an entire class or to smaller groups Grade students’ assignments to monitor their progress Communicate with parents about their child’s progress Work with students individually to help them overcome specific learning challenges Prepare students for standardized tests required by the state Develop and enforce classroom rules Supervise students outside of the classroom—for example, at lunchtime or during detention."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

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(10/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 18 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Teaching sociology, contemporary issues, and personal finance and coaching soccer."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 59,000

(9/50)  STUDY HALL SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 09 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I supervise the study hall classes of 65 (avg) students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 23,000

(8/50)  SPANISH TEACHER


 Posted: 29 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Teach spanish assess curriculum development parent communication."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 71,000

(7/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 29 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Teaching Family and Consumer Science classes to 9th through 12th grade students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(6/50)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACER


 Posted: 27 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "TEACH SCIENCE TO 9-12TH GRADERS. FULL CERTIFICATION mASTERS PLUS 32 GRADUATE CREDITS."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 83,000

(5/50)  ELEMENTARY TEACHER


 Posted: 08 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Classroom Teacher all subjects."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 85,000

(4/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 26 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Teaching students more information."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 28,000

(3/50)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER


 Posted: 07 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Teach high school mathematics."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 102,000

(2/50)  ADULT CLASS ROOM TRAINING


 Posted: 05 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Teach electrical vocational apprenticeship for union electricians."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 106,000

(1/50)  TEACHER


 Posted: 01 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Teach ELA and EAH in middle school."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 46,000

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
175K US$ 172,000
01
135K US$ 135,000
01
115K US$ 114,000
02
105K US$ 102,888
09
95K US$ 94,250
08
85K US$ 82,462
16
75K US$ 73,187
16
65K US$ 63,131
22
55K US$ 53,477
40
45K US$ 44,927
40
35K US$ 35,206
23
25K US$ 26,250
04
15K US$ 10,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 65,593 80
Women US$ 54,856 99
N/A US$ 69,250 04

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 76,142 14
Masters Degree US$ 62,721 100
Bachelors Degree US$ 50,329 58
Some College US$ 64,300 10
High School US$ 55,000 01

Teacher workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses US$ 76,142. While Teacher workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 50,329. This is 51.29% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 73,494 52
16-20 Years US$ 63,117 17
12-16 Years US$ 65,260 25
8-12 Years US$ 52,959 22
4-8 Years US$ 53,205 26
2-4 Years US$ 46,909 22
1-2 Years US$ 50,844 09
0-1 Year US$ 39,100 10

Teacher workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 73,494 compared to US$ 39,100 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 87.96%.


  SALARY BY AGE   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 36,000 01
69-74 US$ 46,666 03
63-68 US$ 76,000 04
57-62 US$ 72,722 18
51-56 US$ 66,111 18
45-50 US$ 73,391 35
39-44 US$ 58,170 30
33-38 US$ 53,228 25
27-32 US$ 45,658 28
22-26 US$ 46,879 14
16-21 US$ 40,000 03
N/A US$ 69,250 04
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 62,118 153
Contract US$ 48,862 16
Self Employed US$ 55,000 08
Part Time US$ 38,225 06
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  SALARY BY CITY   TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Baltimore Teacher in Baltimore US$ 91,000 03
2. Los Angeles Teacher in Los Angeles US$ 80,166 06
3. Boston Teacher in Boston US$ 79,733 06
4. San Diego Teacher in San Diego US$ 75,500 04
5. Washington DC Teacher in Washington DC US$ 73,666 03
6. Philadelphia Teacher in Philadelphia US$ 72,225 04
7. Cheyenne, Wyoming Teacher in Cheyenne, Wyoming US$ 69,300 02
8. New York City Teacher in New York City US$ 68,500 12
9. Salt Lake City Teacher in Salt Lake City US$ 68,000 05
10. Spokane Teacher in Spokane US$ 68,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    TEACHER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Canada Canada Teacher in Canada US$ 68,525 CA$ 81,131 35
2. Australia Australia Teacher in Australia US$ 60,419 AU$ 71,600 24
3. United States United States US$ 59,864 US$ 59,864 183
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Teacher in United Kingdom US$ 46,350 GBP 32,592 30
5. China China Teacher in China US$ 28,723 CNY 184,118 94
6. Russia Russia Teacher in Russia US$ 27,275 RUB 1,301,708 12
7. India India Teacher in India US$ 7,569 INR 485,552 25

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