Elementary School Teachers

At a Glance

Median Annual Salary
$61,540
Local Jobs
2,376
Regional Salary
$61,349
Elementary School Teachers

Occupation Profile

Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible. Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students’ varying needs and interests. Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods, such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations. Confer with parents or guardians, teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students’ behavioral and academic problems. Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.

By the numbers:

Median Annual Earnings

$61,540

Median Annual Earnings are the midpoint earned by 50 percent of workers who are the lowest paid and 50 percent of workers who are the highest paid in a particular occupation

Local Jobs

2,376

Jobs are any position in which a worker provides labor in exchange for monetary compensation (note: one individual may hold multiple jobs)

Regional Salary

$61,349

Average Annual Earnings are determined by dividing the total earnings for the occupation by the number of jobs in the occupation.

Education Programs

Coastal Bend College
Child & Educational Studies
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE AAS 60 Some Yes

Tomora Gambrell

Coastal Bend College
tgambrell@coastalbend.edu
(361) 592-1615 ext. 4083
Coastal Bend College
Child Care Teacher/Manager
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE L2 49 No Yes

Tomora Gambrell

Coastal Bend College
tgambrell@coastalbend.edu
(361) 592-1615 ext. 4083
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