Kindergarten Teacher, Except Special Education Salary Information in Tacoma, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of kindergarten teachers, except special education in Tacoma, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of kindergarten teachers, except special education in Tacoma is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education in Tacoma, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,520
25th Percentile Wage
$49,270
50th Percentile Wage
$62,790
75th Percentile Wage
$72,150
90th Percentile Wage
$77,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for kindergarten teachers, except special education in Tacoma, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,520.

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 kindergarten teachers, except special education in Tacoma, Washington. 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 kindergarten teachers, except special education from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,7903.57%9.30%
201560,550-1.22%-
201461,2908.37%-
201356,160-1.41%-
201256,950--

Table 3. Compare Kindergarten Teacher, Except Special Education Salary in Tacoma with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $62,790 in Tacoma is in the middle of salary range for kindergarten teachers, except special education in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of kindergarten teachers, except special education in Tacoma is 4.2 percent (4.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Bellingham and 19.0 percent (19.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Yakima.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bellingham
$65,560
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$65,010
Spokane
$63,680
Tacoma
$62,790
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$62,220
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$62,040
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$61,120
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$60,640
Olympia
$59,840
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$59,480
Bremerton-Silverdale
$58,320
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$57,680
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$56,310
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$55,210
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$53,540
Longview
$53,100
Yakima
$50,890

See also: Top paying jobs in Tacoma, Washington.