2nd Grade Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$47,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$47,000
Median 50%
$63,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Basis Educational Group
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a 2nd grade teacher make?
The national average salary for a 2nd Grade Teacher in the U.S. is $47,757 annually or $22.96 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $63,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000. Most 2nd Grade Teacher jobs are in Government companies and Health Care companies. The best states for high paying 2nd Grade Teacher jobs are New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Alaska, and Connecticut. The typical employment for a 2nd Grade Teacher is 3.4 years.
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Average 2nd Grade Teacher Salary By Location

2nd Grade Teachers in the US makes an average salary of $47,757 per year or $22.96 per hour. 2nd Grade Teachers make the most in New York, NY at about $70,902 per year. Not only that, New York, NY also has an average entry-level salary of $43,000. The highest earning states when it comes to 2nd Grade Teacher salaries are New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Alaska, and Connecticut. South Dakota, Missouri, Arizona, Mississippi, and Wyoming are the lowest earners.

Map of 2nd Grade Teacher Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where 2nd Grade Teachers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average 2nd Grade Teacher Salary By Company

If you are a 2nd Grade Teacher, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Government companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for 2nd Grade Teachers are Basis Educational Group and St. MARY Catholic School. Companies like Orange County Public Schools and Lighthouse Academies also pay high salaries to their 2nd Grade Teachers.

Average 2nd Grade Teacher Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a 2nd Grade Teacher works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Utilities companies, Manufacturing companies, and Education companies pay higher-than-average wages for 2nd Grade Teachers. Utilities companies pay 2nd Grade Teachers an average salary of $50,302, Manufacturing companies pay $49,460, and Education companys come in at $48,172. The average salary for 2nd Grade Teachers in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $45,836.
Industry
Average Salary
Utilities
Utilities
$50,302
$50k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$49,460
$49k
Education
Education
$48,172
$48k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$45,836
$46k

2nd Grade Teacher Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added 2nd Grade Teacher Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
SY: Teacher-Bilingual 2Nd Grade at Kearny Elementary
SY: Teacher-Bilingual 2Nd Grade at Kearny Elementary
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$41,000
$41,000
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$40,000
$40,000
Pueblo City Schools
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$38,000
$38,000
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04/25/2020
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$36,896
$36,896
Francis Howell School District
Francis Howell School District
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Grade 4 Teacher
04/24/2020
04/24/2020
$42,221
$42,221
Dcsdk12
Dcsdk12
Teacher-Grade 4
Teacher-Grade 4
04/24/2020
04/24/2020
$39,000
$39,000
Apache Junction Unified School District
Apache Junction Unified School District
Teacher-Grade 2
Teacher-Grade 2
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$40,050
$40,050
Nashua School District
Nashua School District
Grade 1 Teacher
Grade 1 Teacher
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$40,884
$40,884
Kingman Unified School District
Kingman Unified School District
TH Grade ELA Writing Teacher
TH Grade ELA Writing Teacher
03/28/2020
03/28/2020
$37,075
$37,075
Francis Howell School District
Francis Howell School District
Grade 3 Teacher
Grade 3 Teacher
03/27/2020
03/27/2020
$42,221
$42,221