LEAD TEACHER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$38,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$38,000
Median 50%
$61,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Newark, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a lead teacher make?
The national average salary for a Lead Teacher in the U.S. is $38,383 annually or $18.45 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $23,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $61,000. Most Lead Teacher jobs are in Hospitality companies and Health Care companies. Some of the states with the best Lead Teacher salaries are Nevada, California, District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Most Lead Teachers spend 2.8 years in the position.

Average Lead Teacher Salary By Company

If you are a Lead Teacher, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Lead Teachers at Beaver Dam Community Hospital and Dallas Independent School District report the highest salaries. Companies like Southwest Key Programs and University of California Press also pay high salaries to their Lead Teachers.

Average Lead Teacher Salary By Location

Across America, Lead Teachers make on average $38,383 annually or $18.45 hourly. The city with the highest Lead Teacher salary is Newark, CA at $50,918 per year. The average starting salary in Newark, CA for Lead Teachers is $31,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Lead Teacher salaries are Nevada, California, District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Oregon, Minnesota, Idaho, Hawaii, and North Dakota are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Newark, CA
$50,918
2
Waldorf, MD
$47,037
3
Alexandria, VA
$46,952
4
Washington, DC
$46,933
5
Philadelphia, PA
$46,499

Average Lead Teacher Salary By Industry

Lead Teacher salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Professional companies, Health Care companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Lead Teachers. Salaries for Lead Teachers in Professional companies average $40,198 annually, while Health Care companies and Hospitality companies pay $39,831 and $38,705, respectively. At $35,454, the average salary for Lead Teachers in the Finance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$40,198
2
Health Care
$39,831
3
Hospitality
$38,705
4
Internet
$36,783
5
Finance
$35,454

RECENTLY ADDED Lead Teacher SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Little Friends Early Learning
Lead Teacher
Milwaukee, WI
10/31/2019
$18,783
Community Action Council
Lead Teacher
Lexington, KY
10/31/2019
$30,742
10/31/2019
$25,044
10/27/2019
$39,653
Charlotte, NC
10/24/2019
$27,131
Lead Teacher
10/23/2019
$26,609
Goodwill Indy
Lead Teacher
10/19/2019
$20,870
10/19/2019
$27,131
Salvation Army USA
Lead Teacher
10/04/2019
$24,001
Eureka Kids
Lead Teacher
09/30/2019
$29,218
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