Preschool Teacher, Except Special Education Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of preschool teachers, except special education in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare preschool teacher, except special education salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,480
25th Percentile Wage
$31,640
50th Percentile Wage
$44,270
75th Percentile Wage
$59,620
90th Percentile Wage
$78,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool teachers, except special education in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) preschool teachers, except special education is $78,980. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid preschool teachers, except special education is $22,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of preschool teachers, except special education in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,2704.74%8.38%
201542,1700.78%-
201441,8401.70%-
201341,1301.39%-
201240,560--

Compare Preschool Teacher, Except Special Education Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of preschool teachers, except special education in 20 industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for preschool teacher, except special education occupations is the elementary and secondary schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $51,270. The lowest paying industry is the other schools and instruction - privately owned industry (annual salary $28,410). For detailed preschool teacher, except special education salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$51,270
Educational Services - Local government owned
$50,900
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$50,170
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$45,230
Educational Services
$44,270
Other schools and instruction - Local government owned
$44,050
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$37,970
Educational Support Services
$37,740
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$37,510
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$37,190
Educational Services - State government owned
$37,050
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$36,970
Junior colleges - State government owned
$36,360
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$35,920
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$35,780
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$35,640
Educational Services - Privately owned
$32,050
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$32,020
Other Schools and Instruction
$29,020
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$28,410

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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