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Kindergarten Teachers in Alaska

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$62,140 Median Salary
30 Job Openings
  • Kindergarten Teachers in Alaska earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Kindergarten Teachers Work in Alaska?

In 2018, there were 200 Kindergarten Teachers working in the state.

There were 990 Kindergarten Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 790 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Kindergarten Teachers in AK Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,500 Kindergarten Teachers working in it, which means Alaska has fewer Kindergarten Teachers than average.

Kindergarten Teachers in AK vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alaska

Jobs for Kindergarten Teachers in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Kindergarten Teachers: Nation vs. AK

Alaska Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 30 annual job openings, and a total of 340 jobs for Alaska Kindergarten Teachers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 16,700 annual jobs and 166,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Kindergarten Teachers Make in Alaska?

In 2018 wages for Kindergarten Teachers ranged from $41,080 to $90,230 with $62,140 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Alaska is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Kindergarten Teachers Earnings: AK vs. National Average

Top States for Kindergarten Teachers Employment

View the list below to see where most Kindergarten Teachers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 15,050 $55,930
California 11,580 $67,670
Florida 10,680 $49,680
Washington 7,870 $63,350
New York 6,120 $73,430
New Jersey 5,120 $63,640
Georgia 4,720 $53,730
Illinois 4,630 $54,270
Virginia 4,010 $60,540
Colorado 3,630 $47,750
Tennessee 3,460 $48,410
Minnesota 3,440 $58,140
Pennsylvania 3,350 $60,220
North Carolina 3,320 $45,810
Arizona 3,040 $43,520
Massachusetts 3,020 $72,990
Ohio 2,890 $58,500
Maryland 2,610 $64,460
Kentucky 2,500 $54,630
South Carolina 2,120 $51,480

Below are the states where Kindergarten Teachers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Connecticut $77,420
New York $73,430
Massachusetts $72,990
Oregon $71,500
Rhode Island $68,750
California $67,670
Maryland $64,460
New Jersey $63,640
Washington $63,350
Alaska $62,140

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