Preschool Teacher, Except Special Education Salary Information in Oklahoma

The average annual and hourly salaries for preschool teachers, except special education in the state of Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of preschool teachers, except special education amongst Oklahoma cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education in Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,400
25th Percentile Wage
$23,260
50th Percentile Wage
$32,240
75th Percentile Wage
$38,520
90th Percentile Wage
$47,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool teachers, except special education in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $47,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $32,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,400.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.85
25th Percentile Wage
$11.18
50th Percentile Wage
$15.50
75th Percentile Wage
$18.52
90th Percentile Wage
$22.67

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool teachers, except special education in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $22.67. The median hourly salary is $15.50. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.85.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201632,2400.65%28.04%
201532,0308.21%-
201429,40019.39%-
201323,7002.11%-
201223,200--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education in Oklahoma Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of preschool teachers, except special education in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of preschool teachers, except special education in state of Oklahoma ranges from $29,750 to $34,220. The highest paying area for preschool teachers, except special education in Oklahoma is Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $34,220. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $33,400). The lowest paying area is Fort Smith with a median annual salary of $29,750.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$34,220
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$33,400
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$32,830
Tulsa
$32,630
Lawton
$32,550
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$30,440
Oklahoma City
$30,100
Fort Smith
$29,750



Related:

Highest paying cities for preschool teachers, except special education

Highest paying industries for preschool teachers, except special education.