Language Arts Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$45,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$45,000
Median 50%
$64,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Potomac High School
Highest Paying City
Bristol, CT
Highest Paying State
Pennsylvania
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a language arts teacher make?
Language Arts Teachers in the US make on average $45,780 annually or $22.01 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $64,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $32,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Language Arts Teachers are in Non Profits companies and Utilities companies. States with the highest Language Arts Teacher salaries include Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Delaware, and New Hampshire. The typical employment in the position spans 3.4 years.
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Average Language Arts Teacher Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Language Arts Teacher in the United States is $45,780 per year or $22.01 per hour. Bristol, CT reports the highest Language Arts Teacher salaries at $71,834 per year. Even as an entry-level Language Arts Teacher, you will make $38,000 per year in Bristol, CT. Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Delaware, and New Hampshire are the states with the highest payscale for Language Arts Teachers. On the other hand, Oregon, Montana, Tennessee, Arkansas, and Washington report the lowest wages for Language Arts Teachers.

Map of Language Arts Teacher Salaries

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

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Average Language Arts Teacher Salary By Company

There is good job security in Language Arts Teacher positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Non Profits companies and Utilities companies have the most job opportunities for Language Arts Teachers. Potomac High School and Madison County Schools are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Atlanta Public Schools and Willingboro Township Public Schools report highly competitive salaries for Language Arts Teachers.

Average Language Arts Teacher Pay By Industry

Wages for Language Arts Teachers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Education companies, Utilities companies, and Non Profits companies tend to have the highest salaries for Language Arts Teachers. Salaries for Language Arts Teachers in Education companies average $46,868 annually, while Utilities companies and Non Profits companies pay $46,637 and $44,977, respectively. The types of companies that pay Language Arts Teachers the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $36,357.
Industry
Average Salary
Education
Education
$46,868
$47k
Utilities
Utilities
$46,637
$47k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$44,977
$45k
Professional
Professional
$36,357
$36k

Language Arts Teacher Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Language Arts Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Derby Public Schools
Dnms-Middle Level Language Arts
04/22/2020
$42,298
Dysart Unified School District
SY Teacher 7Th Grade Language Arts (Wptes)
04/15/2020
$39,876
SY: Teacher-High School Language Arts at Santa FE High School
04/08/2020
$41,000
Language Arts Teacher-State Teacher I-Zebulon Pike Youth Services Center
03/11/2020
$55,260
Kingman Unified School District
Language Arts Teacher
03/07/2020
$37,075
Language Arts Teacher
02/28/2020
$44,000
Dysart Unified School District
SY Teacher 7Th Grade Language Arts (Cses)
02/26/2020
$39,876
Kershaw County School District
Middle Level Language Arts
02/20/2020
$36,445
Language Arts Teacher
01/23/2020
$58,697
Derby Public Schools
Language Arts Teacher
01/10/2020
$42,298
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