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Best states for a Head Teacher

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Head Teacher opportunites vary in different parts of the country.

In order to help you determine the best states for Head Teachers, we ranked all fifty states from best to worst for Head Teachers.

This way, if you are newly entering the job market, or you are looking to change jobs, you know which places are the best for Head Teacher jobs.

Early Childhood Education and Education are the most common majors for people with jobs as Head Teachers.

The bottom 10% level pay for Head Teachers is $33,000.

The median pay hovers around $46,735.

The 10 Best States in America For Head Teachers in 2019

  1. Massachusetts
  2. Connecticut
  3. California
  4. Alaska
  5. Rhode Island
  6. Michigan
  7. New Jersey
  8. New York
  9. Maryland
  10. Pennsylvania
  • (847 jobs)
  • (407 jobs)
  • (4,222 jobs)
  • (41 jobs)
  • (49 jobs)
  • (612 jobs)
  • (811 jobs)
  • (744 jobs)
  • (502 jobs)
  • (778 jobs)

How did we determine the ranking?

We analyzed our most recent data, particularly the employment statistics, and ranked all 50 states from best to worst for Head Teachers.

Curious to see how your state ranks? Here are the best states for Head Teachers.

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

The 10 Best States For Head Teachers in 2019

1. Massachusetts

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
847 $49,036 $36,000 $66,000 1.2
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Massachusetts

2. Connecticut

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
407 $47,131 $34,000 $64,000 1.53
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Connecticut

3. California

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4,222 $49,560 $41,000 $59,000 1.56
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
Head Teacher Jobs in California

4. Alaska

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
41 $45,027 $33,000 $61,000 1.07
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Alaska

5. Rhode Island

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
49 $46,428 $34,000 $63,000 0.66
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Rhode Island

6. Michigan

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
612 $39,675 $29,000 $53,000 1.1
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Michigan

7. New Jersey

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
811 $41,988 $34,000 $50,000 1.25
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
Head Teacher Jobs in New Jersey

8. New York

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
744 $47,511 $32,000 $68,000 0.67
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
Head Teacher Jobs in New York

9. Maryland

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
502 $43,704 $32,000 $59,000 1.01
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Maryland

10. Pennsylvania

Total Head Teacher Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
778 $39,958 $29,000 $54,000 0.83
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
Head Teacher Jobs in Pennsylvania

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Head Teacher

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

Detailed list of the best states for a Head Teacher

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