Pre-K Teacher

Pre-K Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$39,000
$24,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$65,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Plainfield Schools
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a pre-k teacher make?
Pre-K Teachers in America make an average salary of $39,770 per year or $19.12 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $65,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $24,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Pre-K Teachers are in Hospitality companies and Health Care companies. States with the highest Pre-K Teacher salaries include New York, District of Columbia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. Most Pre-K Teachers spend 2.7 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Teacher
$49,772

Average Pre-K Teacher Salary By Company

Pre-K Teachers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Pre-K Teachers are in Hospitality companies and Health Care companies. Companies like Plainfield Schools or Tulsa Public Schools will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Arroyo Grande Care Center and The Malvern School pay their Pre-K Teachers very well.

Average Pre-K Teacher Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Pre-K Teacher in the USA is $39,770 annually or $19.12 hourly. Pre-K Teachers make the most in New York, NY at about $57,022 per year. The New York, NY average entry-level salary for Pre-K Teachers is $37,000. New York, District of Columbia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Jersey are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Wisconsin, Florida, South Carolina, North Dakota, and Idaho report the lowest wages for Pre-K Teachers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
New York, NY
$57,022
2
Washington, DC
$55,417
3
San Jose, CA
$51,694
4
Brookline, MA
$47,813
5
Bowie, MD
$45,986

Average Pre-K Teacher Pay By Industry

Pre-K Teacher salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Utilities companies, and Non Profits companies pay their Pre-K Teachers well. Health Care companies pay Pre-K Teachers an average salary of $43,427, Utilities companies pay $41,862, and Non Profits companys come in at $39,492. At $38,214, the average salary for Pre-K Teachers in the Professional industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$43,427
2
Utilities
$41,862
3
Non Profits
$39,492
4
Telecommunication
$39,174
5
Professional
$38,214

Recently Added Pre-K Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Pre-K Teacher
01/23/2020
$41,200
Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District
Pre-K Teacher
01/22/2020
$98,715
Family YMCA of Greater Augusta
Pre-K Teacher
01/18/2020
$21,000
Avid4 Adventure
Pre-K Teacher
01/09/2020
$38,630
Evergreen Elementary
Pre-K Teacher
01/07/2020
$56,850
Pre-K Teacher
12/31/2019
$41,200
Evergreen Elementary
Pre-K Teacher
12/17/2019
$56,850
Bayview Retirement Community
Pre-K Teacher
11/30/2019
$37,566
Evergreen Elementary
Pre-K Teacher
11/20/2019
$56,850
Peace Inc.
Pre-K Teacher
10/31/2019
$49,525
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