Preschool Lead Teacher

Preschool Lead Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$34,000
Median 50%
$54,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a preschool lead teacher make?
Preschool Lead Teachers in America make an average salary of $34,993 per year or $16.82 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $54,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $22,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Preschool Lead Teachers are Hospitality companies and Health Care companies. States with the highest Preschool Lead Teacher salaries include New York, Hawaii, District of Columbia, Connecticut, and Maine. The typical tenure for a Preschool Lead Teacher is 2.6 years.
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Average Preschool Lead Teacher Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Preschool Lead Teacher in the United States is $34,993 per year or $16.82 per hour. Washington, DC reports the highest annual salary for Preschool Lead Teachers at 41,990. The Washington, DC average entry-level salary for Preschool Lead Teachers is $27,000. New York, Hawaii, District of Columbia, Connecticut, and Maine are the highest paying states. On the other hand, South Carolina, Iowa, Nevada, North Dakota, and Wisconsin report the lowest wages for Preschool Lead Teachers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$41,990
2
Norwood, MA
$40,139
3
Saint Paul, MN
$37,856
4
Jackson, NJ
$37,156
5
Hawthorne, CA
$37,018

Average Preschool Lead Teacher Salary By Company

Preschool Lead Teacher jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Educare Community Living Corp Texas and Children's Academy are the highest paying companies. Companies like Wyoming Valley Montessori School and Amherst H. Wilder Foundation also report very competitive wages for Preschool Lead Teachers.

Average Preschool Lead Teacher Pay By Industry

Preschool Lead Teacher salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Hospitality companies, and Professional companies pay their Preschool Lead Teachers well. Health Care companies pay Preschool Lead Teachers an average salary of $39,208, Hospitality companies pay $37,133, and Professional companys come in at $35,583. The average salary for Preschool Lead Teachers in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $33,912.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$39,208
2
Hospitality
$37,133
3
Professional
$35,583
4
Non Profits
$33,912

Recently Added Preschool Lead Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Kids R Kids-New Braunfels
Preschool Lead Teacher
01/23/2020
$18,783
Children of America
Preschool Lead Teacher
01/22/2020
$27,131
New York Kids Club
Preschool Lead Teacher
01/20/2020
$30,000
Little Lukes
Preschool Lead Teacher
01/15/2020
$47,166
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
Preschool Lead Teacher
01/10/2020
$41,323
The Salvation Army of The Syracuse Area
Preschool Lead Teacher
01/06/2020
$29,218
The Goddard School
Preschool Lead Teacher
12/30/2019
$18,500
City of Cape Coral, Fl
Preschool Lead Teacher
12/29/2019
$29,218
Kids R Kids-New Braunfels
Preschool Lead Teacher
12/29/2019
$18,783
Living Word Early Learning Center
Preschool Lead Teacher
12/18/2019
$20,870
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