PayScale offers a range of salary predictions for different education areas. According to PayScale, a primary school teacher can expect to earn an average annual salary between $40,000 and $90,000 per year, with an average of approximately $60,000. PayScale notes that while there is a strong correlation between years of experience and earning potential, 45 percent of primary teachers have less than five years’ experience in their roles.
A secondary school teacher can expect to earn between $45,000 and $92,000 per year, with an average salary of approximately $64,000. PayScale notes entry-level secondary teachers can expect to earn a competitive average salary of $61,000 per year.
A teacher’s aide can expect to earn between $23,000 and $50,000 per year, with an average salary of approximately $44,000. Similarly, entry-level educational aides can expect to earn competitive average salaries, averaging approximately $40,00 per year.