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Prekindergarten Teacher Salary

How much does a Prekindergarten Teacher make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Prekindergarten Teacher

$35,494 (USD)/yr

$17 (USD)/hr

$639 (USD)/yr

$35,119 (USD)/yr

$17 (USD)/hr

$639 (USD)/yr

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 average prekindergarten teacher salary in United States is $35,494 or an equivalent hourly rate of $17. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $639. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$27,009 (USD)

$42,464 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$41,148 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Prekindergarten Teacher will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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