English Language Arts Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$49,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$49,000
Median 50%
$70,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Camelot Education
Highest Paying City
Harrisburg, PA
Highest Paying State
Pennsylvania
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does an english language arts teacher make?
English Language Arts Teachers in the US make on average $49,234 annually or $23.67 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $70,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $34,000 per year. Education companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to English Language Arts Teacher salaries are Pennsylvania, New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for an English Language Arts Teacher is 3.4 years.
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Average English Language Arts Teacher Salary By Location

The national average salary for an English Language Arts Teacher in the United States is $49,234 per year or $23.67 per hour. Harrisburg, PA reports the highest annual salary for English Language Arts Teachers at 76,151. The average starting salary in Harrisburg, PA for English Language Arts Teachers is $44,000. Pennsylvania, New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts are the highest paying states. Tennessee, Arkansas, New Mexico, Colorado, and North Carolina are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of English Language Arts Teacher Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where English Language Arts Teachers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average English Language Arts Teacher Salary By Company

English Language Arts Teachers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Education companies and Non Profits companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Companies like Camelot Education or Bilinguals will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Educate and Timberlane Regional High School pay their English Language Arts Teachers very well.

Average English Language Arts Teacher Pay By Industry

The type of industry that an English Language Arts Teacher works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Energy companies, Education companies, and Non Profits companies tend to have the highest salaries for English Language Arts Teachers. Salaries for English Language Arts Teachers in Energy companies average $52,138 annually, while Education companies and Non Profits companies pay $50,002 and $47,960, respectively. The average salary for English Language Arts Teachers in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $41,268.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$52,138
$52k
Education
Education
$50,002
$50k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$47,960
$48k
Utilities
Utilities
$47,598
$48k
Professional
Professional
$41,268
$41k

English Language Arts Teacher Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added English Language Arts Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
SY: Teacher-English Language Arts at Ortiz Middle School
04/20/2020
$41,000
Pueblo City Schools
20-English Language Arts Teacher
04/20/2020
$38,000
Pueblo City Schools
20-English Language Arts Online Teacher
03/21/2020
$38,000
Saint Paul Public Schools-#625
English Language Arts Teacher
01/29/2020
$45,659
English Language Arts Teacher
01/28/2020
$68,652
Helena School District
English Language Arts Teacher
01/10/2020
$39,697
English Language Arts Teacher
01/07/2020
$47,791
Saint Paul Public Schools-#625
English Language Arts Teacher
12/28/2019
$45,659
Chino Valley Unified
English Language Arts Teacher
11/28/2019
$50,410
East Montana Middle School
English Language Arts Teacher
11/15/2019
$52,526
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