How much does a social studies teacher make?
Social Studies Teachers in America make, on average, $49,868 a year or $23.98 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $76,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Social Studies Teachers are Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Some of the states with the best Social Studies Teacher salaries are New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Alaska. The typical tenure for a Social Studies Teacher is 4.0 years.