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Kindergarten Teachers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $55,675
Statewide median: $40,798.59

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Kindergarten Teachers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$42723 $53285 $66287
Minnesota
$42399 $55675 $70247
Central Minnesota
$39571 $49342 $60706
Northeast Minnesota
$41311 $58271 $71968
Northwest Minnesota
$38218 $47649 $60305
Southeast Minnesota
$41754 $54738 $67015
Southwest Minnesota
$37609 $45511 $56809
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$45687 $59605 $75442

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 3230 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Kindergarten Teachers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 970 new Kindergarten Teachers to meet market demand between 2014-2024. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Kindergarten Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 159400 168900 9500 5.9%
Minnesota 3125 3174 49 1.5%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2014 2024 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 306 322 16 5.2%
Northeast Minnesota 187 177 -10 -5.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1878 1935 57 3%
Northwest Minnesota 250 247 -3 -1.2%
Southeast Minnesota 290 289 -1 -0.3%
Southwest Minnesota 227 216 -11 -4.8%


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