HEAD TEACHER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$45,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$45,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Morningside
Highest Paying City
San Mateo, CA
Highest Paying State
Utah
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a head teacher make?
As a Head Teacher in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $46,023 per year or $22.13 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 54,000. The top 10 percent earn over $80,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $26,000 annually. Most Head Teacher jobs are in Health Care companies and Insurance companies. States with the highest Head Teacher salaries include Utah, Wyoming, Delaware, Washington, and Colorado. The typical employment for a Head Teacher is 3.4 years.

Average Head Teacher Salary By Company

If you are a Head Teacher, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Insurance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Head Teachers at Morningside and Acacia Communications report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Carle Foundation Hospital and Danbury Public Schools pay their Head Teachers very well.

Average Head Teacher Salary By Location

Across America, Head Teachers make on average $46,023 annually or $22.13 hourly. The city with the highest Head Teacher salary is San Mateo, CA at $53,430 per year. The average starting salary in San Mateo, CA for Head Teachers is $24,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Head Teacher salaries are Utah, Wyoming, Delaware, Washington, and Colorado. Arizona, Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Hawaii are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Mateo, CA
$53,430
2
Everett, WA
$48,438
3
Baltimore, MD
$48,201
4
New York, NY
$47,988
5
Beaverton, OR
$47,963

Average Head Teacher Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Head Teacher works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Professional companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Head Teachers well. Professional companies pay Head Teachers an average salary of $48,513, Manufacturing companies pay $47,672, and Hospitality companys come in at $46,888. The types of companies that pay Head Teachers the least are in the Internet industry, where the average annual salary is $42,595.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$48,513
2
Manufacturing
$47,672
3
Hospitality
$46,888
4
Finance
$46,534
5
Retail
$45,236

RECENTLY ADDED Head Teacher SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
YMCA
Head Teacher
10/31/2019
$27,131
E Center
Head Teacher
10/30/2019
$38,693
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Head Teacher
09/30/2019
$35,308
Miami Dade College
Head Teacher
09/30/2019
$30,867
E Center
Head Teacher
09/25/2019
$38,693
E Center
Head Teacher
07/14/2019
$38,693
Tvcca
Head Teacher
07/09/2019
$33,392
YMCA
Head Teacher
07/01/2019
$33,392
City of Cambridge
Head Teacher
06/14/2019
$44,704
YMCA
Head Teacher
06/10/2019
$33,392
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