Preschool Teacher, Except Special Education Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

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

Average Annual Salary of Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,200
25th Percentile Wage
$26,480
50th Percentile Wage
$34,040
75th Percentile Wage
$43,590
90th Percentile Wage
$56,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool teachers, except special education in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $56,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid preschool teachers, except special education is $21,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of preschool teachers, except special education in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$34,040
3.17% 5.76%
2016
$32,960
0.64% -
2015
$32,750
1.25% -
2014
$32,340
1.79% -
2013
$31,760
-1.01% -
2012
$32,080
- -

Compare Preschool Teacher, Except Special Education Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of preschool teachers, except special education in six industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $52,640. The lowest paying industry is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $34,030). For detailed preschool teacher, except special education salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$52,640
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$48,990
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$48,580
State government, including schools and hospitals
$38,100
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$34,040
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$34,030

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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