Elementary School Teachers in Wisconsin
Get the information you need to know about working as an Elementary School Teacher.
You’re in luck! Jobs for Elementary School Teachers in Wisconsin are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Elementary School Teachers in Wisconsin is growing slower than average.
Elementary School Teachers in Wisconsin earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Elementary School Teachers Work in Wisconsin?
27,280 people worked as Elementary School Teachers in 2018 in this state.
There were 29,520 Elementary School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 2,240 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 19,150 Elementary School Teachers working in it, which means Wisconsin has more Elementary School Teachers than average.
Job Projections for Wisconsin
Jobs for Elementary School Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 2.8% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.4%.
Wisconsin Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 2,360 annual job openings, and a total of 32,860 jobs for Wisconsin Elementary School Teachers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 112,800 annual jobs and 1,514,900 total jobs in 2026.
What do Elementary School Teachers Make in Wisconsin?
In 2018 wages for Elementary School Teachers ranged from $39,540 to $78,070 with $55,860 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Wisconsin is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Wisconsin Metros for Elementary School Teachers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Elementary School Teachers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||14,490||$67,690|
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI||7,950||$57,550|
|Green Bay, WI||2,280||$51,340|
|Eau Claire, WI||880||$52,200|
|La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN||660||$56,150|
Top States for Elementary School Teachers Employment
View the list below to see where most Elementary School Teachers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Elementary School Teachers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$77,220|
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What Major Will Prepare You For an Elementary School Teacher Career?
- Teacher Education Grade Specific
- Teacher Education Subject Specific
- Teaching English or French
- Multilingual Education
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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