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$29,951

Average Base Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$428

Average Bonus
The average child development teacher salary in District of Columbia, United States is $29,951 or an equivalent hourly rate of $14. This is 14% higher (+$3,677) than the average child development teacher salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $428. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$25,999

Entry Level Salary

$38,066

Senior Level Salary
An entry level child development teacher (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $25,999. On the other end, a senior level child development teacher (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $38,066.

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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).
Education

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