Preschool, Primary, Secondary, and Special Education School Teacher Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teachers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teacher salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Preschool, Primary, Secondary, and Special Education School Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,470
25th Percentile Wage
$21,390
50th Percentile Wage
$27,800
75th Percentile Wage
$37,900
90th Percentile Wage
$54,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teachers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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, primary, secondary, and special education school teachers is $54,280. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $27,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teachers is $18,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teachers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201627,8002.70%4.60%
201527,0501.22%-
201426,7203.82%-
201325,700-3.19%-
201226,520--

Compare Preschool, Primary, Secondary, and Special Education School Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teachers in five industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teacher occupations is the museums, historical sites, and similar institutions industry with an annual salary $30,730. The lowest paying industry is the fitness and recreational sports centers industry (annual salary $26,390). For detailed preschool, primary, secondary, and special education school teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$30,730
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$30,730
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$26,600
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$26,600
Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers
$26,390

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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