Work in Compensation or HR?    x
Or browse by:


Average Base Salary


Average Hourly Rate


Average Bonus
The average child development associate teacher (cda teacher) salary in Alabama, United States is $33,123 or an hourly rate of $16. This is 7% lower (-$2,625) than the average child development associate teacher (cda teacher) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $573.
Salary by Experience


Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level child development associate teacher (cda teacher) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $26,405. On the other end, a senior level child development associate teacher (cda teacher) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $49,218.
Job Description
Instruct preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for primary school in preschool, day care center, or other child development facility. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099). May be required to hold State certification. Excludes "Childcare Workers" (39-9011) and "Special Education Teachers" (25-2050).

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtaned.

About the Data

The above data is a data available in ERI Economic Research Institute's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Global Salary Calculator.

If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Salary Assessor.

Jobs that May Interest You
Teacher / Educator / Education Consultant / School Administrator
Choice Presentations Inc.
Job Description Have you ever attended a K – 12 staff development at your school and thought ... requests, giving the teacher more time for instruction and engaging students. Successful ...
Teacher - ESL / Linguistics / English / Online
Teaching 1-on-1 online English language classes to young learners in China. * Working to a course ... Ongoing paid training and professional development * A stimulating environment with engaging ...
Disney English Foreign Trainer in China - ESL Teacher
Disney English
... development to the students is required for success. --- Foreign Trainers build strong ... child---s journey. To qualify for a visa you---ll need minimum one of the following: Bachelor ...
Tenure-Track; Assistant/Associate/Professor of Instructional Leadershi
University of North Alabama
... Associate Professor or Professor of Instructional Leadership in the Department of Secondary ... Teacher Leader; and Secondary Education. For additional information regarding the University, you ...
Apply Today! Become a Lyft Driver and Make up to $35/hr | Now Expandin
... Child Care Learning Centers,, or Learning Care Group. If you are looking for an entry ... Previous training as head teacher, childcare provider, teacher's assistant, lead teacher, teacher ...

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo