Some of the skills we found on 4th grade teacher resumes included "classroom management," "student learning," and "special education." We have detailed the most important 4th grade teacher responsibilities below.
We've found that 71.3% of 4th grade teachers have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 22.1% earned their master's degrees before becoming a 4th grade teacher. While it's true that most 4th grade teachers have a college degree, it's generally impossible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every nine 4th grade teachers did not spend the extra money to attend college.
The 4th grade teachers who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied elementary education and education, while a small population of 4th grade teachers studied early childhood education and psychology.
Once you're ready to become a 4th grade teacher, you should explore the companies that typically hire 4th grade teachers. According to 4th grade teacher resumes that we searched through, 4th grade teachers are hired the most by Charter Schools USA, Amphitheater Public Schools, and Baldwin School. Currently, Charter Schools USA has 7 4th grade teacher job openings, while there are 2 at Amphitheater Public Schools and 1 at Baldwin School.
If you're interested in companies where 4th grade teachers make the most money, you'll want to apply for positions at Garfield County Libraries, Temple University, and Normandy School District. We found that at Garfield County Libraries, the average 4th grade teacher salary is $48,131. Whereas at Temple University, 4th grade teachers earn roughly $47,573. And at Normandy School District, they make an average salary of $45,739.
We also looked into companies who hire 4th grade teachers from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Potomac High School, Baltimore City Public Schools, and Fairfax County Public Schools.
The industries that 4th grade teachers fulfill the most roles in are the education and non profits industries. But the highest 4th grade teacher annual salary is in the education industry, averaging $44,607. In the non profits industry they make $42,804 and average about $42,709 in the manufacturing industry. In conclusion, 4th grade teachers who work in the education industry earn a 10.2% higher salary than 4th grade teachers in the pharmaceutical industry.