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Elementary School Teachers

Teach school children in first through sixth grades.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Above the statewide median
$62,905 / year    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Below statewide average
Growth rate:  3.3%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Apply multiple teaching methods.
  • Read to students.
  • Teach others to use technology or equipment.
  • Attend training sessions or professional meetings to develop or maintain professional knowledge.
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Job Title Examples:

Classroom Teacher
Educator
Elementary Education Teacher

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