Teachers in public elementary/secondary schools - average salary by state 2017/18

Average salary of classroom teachers in public elementary and secondary schools in the U.S. in 2017/18, by state (in current U.S. dollars)

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 3, 2019
Teachers in public elementary/secondary schools - average salary by state 2017/18 This graph shows the average salary of classroom teachers in public elementary and secondary schools in the United States in the academic year 2017/18. The average salary of a teacher in Wyoming in 2018 was 58,578 U.S. dollars.
Show more

Average salary of classroom teachers in public elementary and secondary schools in the U.S. in 2017/18, by state (in current U.S. dollars)

Loading statistic...
Expand statistic
Salary in current U.S. dollars
New York 83,585
California 81,126
Massachusetts 79,710
District of Columbia76,486
Connecticut 73,113
New Jersey 69,917
Maryland 69,761
Alaska 69,474
Pennsylvania 67,398
Rhode Island 66,758
Illinois 65,776
Oregon 63,143
Michigan 62,702
Delaware 60,484
United States 60,483
Wyoming 58,578
Vermont 58,527
Ohio 58,000
Hawaii 57,866
New Hampshire 57,833
Nevada 57,812
Minnesota 57,782
Iowa 56,790
Georgia 56,329
Wisconsin 55,895
Washington 55,175
Indiana 54,846
North Dakota 54,421
Nebraska 53,473
Texas 53,167
Kentucky 52,952
Montana 52,776
Colorado 52,389
Maine 51,663
Virginia 51,265
South Carolina 51,027
Tennessee 50,900
North Carolina 50,861
Kansas 50,403
Louisiana 50,256
Alabama 50,239
Idaho 49,225
Missouri 49,208
Arkansas 49,017
South Dakota 47,944
New Mexico 47,839
Arizona 47,746
Florida 47,721
Utah 47,604
Oklahoma 45,678
West Virginia 45,642
Mississippi 43,107
Salary in current U.S. dollars
New York 83,585
California 81,126
Massachusetts 79,710
District of Columbia76,486
Connecticut 73,113
New Jersey 69,917
Maryland 69,761
Alaska 69,474
Pennsylvania 67,398
Rhode Island 66,758
Illinois 65,776
Oregon 63,143
Michigan 62,702
Delaware 60,484
United States 60,483
Wyoming 58,578
Vermont 58,527
Ohio 58,000
Hawaii 57,866
New Hampshire 57,833
Nevada 57,812
Minnesota 57,782
Iowa 56,790
Georgia 56,329
Wisconsin 55,895
Washington 55,175
Indiana 54,846
North Dakota 54,421
Nebraska 53,473
Texas 53,167
Kentucky 52,952
Montana 52,776
Colorado 52,389
Maine 51,663
Virginia 51,265
South Carolina 51,027
Tennessee 50,900
North Carolina 50,861
Kansas 50,403
Louisiana 50,256
Alabama 50,239
Idaho 49,225
Missouri 49,208
Arkansas 49,017
South Dakota 47,944
New Mexico 47,839
Arizona 47,746
Florida 47,721
Utah 47,604
Oklahoma 45,678
West Virginia 45,642
Mississippi 43,107
Download Settings Share
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
by Statista Research Department, last edited May 3, 2019
This graph shows the average salary of classroom teachers in public elementary and secondary schools in the United States in the academic year 2017/18. The average salary of a teacher in Wyoming in 2018 was 58,578 U.S. dollars.
Show more
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Elementary schools in the U.S.
Elementary schools in the U.S.

All Information
in one Presentation

Elementary schools in the U.S.

Everything On "Elementary schools in the U.S." in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Elementary schools in the U.S."
  • Student enrollment
  • Teachers
  • Revenue and expenditure
  • National school lunch program
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.