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Best states for a First Grade Teacher

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Job opportunities vary from state to state, and Education, Training, and Library careers are no different.

Because we know how difficult it can be to know which states are the best when it comes to First Grade Teacher jobs, we decided to crunch some numbers to bring you the best states for First Grade Teachers.

We wanted to look at where First Grade Teachers have it the best -- where there are plenty of jobs to go around and people get paid what they deserve during every phase of their career.

California is the best state for jobs for First Grade Teachers, and West Virginia is the worst.

The most common pay in California is $65,631, while the median pay in West Virginia is $36,339.

a First Grade Teacher will most commonly be promoted to Teacher.

The 10 Best States in America For First Grade Teachers in 2019

  1. California
  2. Connecticut
  3. Massachusetts
  4. Alaska
  5. New York
  6. Michigan
  7. New Jersey
  8. Oregon
  9. Rhode Island
  10. Minnesota
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  • (257 jobs)
  • (381 jobs)
  • (30 jobs)
  • (438 jobs)
  • (437 jobs)
  • (583 jobs)
  • (133 jobs)
  • (21 jobs)
  • (316 jobs)

In order to help First Grade Teachers decide where to work, we compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across the metrics mentioned above.

Our data set includes average annual wages, entry and senior wages, and the number of available jobs per capita.

Here is the list of best states for First Grade Teacher jobs.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For First Grade Teachers in 2019

1. California

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
3,257 $65,632 $52,000 $81,000 1.76
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in California

2. Connecticut

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
257 $61,432 $49,000 $76,000 1.41
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Connecticut

3. Massachusetts

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
381 $63,710 $51,000 $79,000 0.79
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Massachusetts

4. Alaska

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
30 $58,476 $46,000 $72,000 1.14
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Alaska

5. New York

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
438 $64,704 $51,000 $80,000 0.58
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in New York

6. Michigan

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
437 $51,736 $41,000 $64,000 1.15
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Michigan

7. New Jersey

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
583 $54,706 $43,000 $68,000 1.31
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in New Jersey

8. Oregon

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
133 $54,036 $43,000 $67,000 0.72
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Oregon

9. Rhode Island

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
21 $60,536 $48,000 $75,000 0.41
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Rhode Island

10. Minnesota

Total First Grade Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
316 $50,223 $40,000 $62,000 0.97
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
First Grade Teacher Jobs in Minnesota

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a First Grade Teacher

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a First Grade Teacher

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