Elementary School Teacher, Except Special Education Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary school teachers, except special education in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary school teachers, except special education amongst Washington areas 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 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education in Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,720
25th Percentile Wage
$51,560
50th Percentile Wage
$62,750
75th Percentile Wage
$72,640
90th Percentile Wage
$78,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary school teachers, except special education in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,720.

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 school teachers, except special education in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,7501.02%2.76%
201562,110-0.13%-
201462,1901.03%-
201361,5500.86%-
201261,020--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education in Washington Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of elementary school teachers, except special education in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary school teachers, except special education in state of Washington ranges from $48,850 to $66,930. The highest paying area for elementary school teachers, except special education in Washington is Bellingham with a median annual salary of $66,930. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Bremerton-Silverdale (mean annual salary $65,600). The lowest paying area is Lewiston with a median annual salary of $48,850.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bellingham
$66,930
Bremerton-Silverdale
$65,600
Tacoma
$64,950
Spokane
$64,440
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$64,360
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$64,170
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$63,970
Olympia
$63,200
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$62,790
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$62,540
Longview
$61,240
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$61,060
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$60,970
Yakima
$58,500
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$57,270
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$56,660
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$53,250
Lewiston
$48,850


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