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Elementary and Middle School Teacher Salary in the Industry of Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit

The salary statistics and trend of elementary and middle school teachers in the industry of public sector -- federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare elementary and middle school teacher salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,760
25th Percentile Wage
$45,900
50th Percentile Wage
$57,220
75th Percentile Wage
$72,610
90th Percentile Wage
$90,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for elementary and middle school teachers in the industry of public sector -- federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) elementary and middle school teachers is $90,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent elementary and middle school teachers is $38,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary and middle school teachers in the industry of Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,2201.66%4.95%
201556,2701.63%-
201455,3501.23%-
201354,6700.51%-
201254,390--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and middle school teachers in the industry of public sector -- federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit.

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Middle School Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of elementary and middle school teachers in five industries within the federal, state, and local government sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of elementary and middle school teachers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$59,690
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$57,230
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$57,220
State government, including schools and hospitals
$56,820
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$55,220

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