Student Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$53,000
$39,000
$53,000
$71,000
Did you know that the average student teacher makes $53,187 per year? That's valued at $25.57 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $39,000 and $72,000, meaning student teachers have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most student teachers find a job with education and manufacturing companies, while others work for utilities, manufacturing, and education companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Massachusetts, New York and Connecticut are the top states in the U.S. to pay student teachers the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Newark, NJ
$72,395
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Map of Student Teacher Salaries

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

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Average Student Teacher Salary By Location

While a student teacher can average a salary of $53,187 per year, or $25.57 per hour, there are many opportunities for student teachers to make more. For example, in Huntington Station, NY you might make $84,427 per year. Other high-paying locations include Rockville, MD, Newark, NJ and Middletown, PA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Huntington Station, NY where the average starting salary is $48,000. The highest paying states for student teachers include Massachusetts, New York and Connecticut. Meanwhile, Missouri, Mississippi, and Idaho offer the lowest salaries.

Average Student Teacher Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a student teacher, working for Torrance Memorial Medical Center or Santa Clara Inc./Cigar Wholesaler might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Cedar School District 25 and Bilinguals report highly competitive salaries for student teachers.

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Average Student Teacher Pay By Industry

The salary for a student teacher can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for student teachers tend to be found in utilities, manufacturing, and education companies. In fact, student teachers can make a yearly salary of $56,423 while working for utilities companies.

Industry
Average Salary
Utilities
Utilities
$56,423
$56k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$55,739
$56k
Education
Education
$53,494
$53k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$51,756
$52k
Professional
Professional
$48,742
$49k

Student Teacher Salary History

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Recently Added Student Teacher Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Sierra Vista Unified School District
Sierra Vista Unified School District
Tosa-Student Achievement Teacher
Tosa-Student Achievement Teacher
Tosa-Student Achievement Teacher
07/18/2020
07/18/2020
$26,088
$26,088
07/18/2020
Sierra Vista Unified School District
Sierra Vista Unified School District
Tosa-Student Achievement Teacher
Tosa-Student Achievement Teacher
Tosa-Student Achievement Teacher
06/27/2020
06/27/2020
$27,131
$27,131
06/27/2020
SY Teacher Out-of-District Students (ESS)
SY Teacher Out-of-District Students (ESS)
03/04/2020
03/04/2020
$39,876
$39,876
03/04/2020
San Diego Unified
San Diego Unified
Student Teacher Substitute
Student Teacher Substitute
Student Teacher Substitute
San Diego, CA
San Diego, CA
03/01/2020
03/01/2020
$43,485
$43,485
03/01/2020
Dcsdk12
Dcsdk12
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
01/19/2020
01/19/2020
$20,870
$20,870
01/19/2020
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
01/18/2020
01/18/2020
$32,609
$32,609
01/18/2020
Temecula Valley Unified School District
Temecula Valley Unified School District
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
01/11/2020
01/11/2020
$28,696
$28,696
01/11/2020
Twin Rivers Unified School District
Twin Rivers Unified School District
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
12/07/2019
12/07/2019
$52,187
$52,187
12/07/2019
Conejo Valley Unified
Conejo Valley Unified
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
11/24/2019
11/24/2019
$30,001
$30,001
11/24/2019
Student Teacher
Student Teacher
11/22/2019
11/22/2019
$32,609
$32,609
11/22/2019