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Preschool Teacher Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$41,478 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Preschool Teacher is $41,478 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Preschool Teacher is between $31,563 and $49,623. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Preschool Teacher. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Instructs children in activities designed to promote safe, social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for primary school in preschool, day care center, or other child development facility.
  • Develops and implements a developmentally appropriate preschool program for young children.
  • Plans individual and group activities to stimulate growth in language, social, and motor skills, such as learning to listen to instructions, playing with others, and using play equipment.
  • Assures the development and safety of children in accordance with relevant Federal, State, and local legislation and policies.
Preschool Teacher Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Job family population: 409,740

Estimated population of Preschool Teacher jobs: 379,091

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Preschool Teacher Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Preschool Teacher
Jun 17
Stanhope, NJ, USA
Our Savior Nursery School
Pre-K 4 Teacher needed for loving, family oriented pre-school, whose philosophy is learning through play. Candidate must be willing and able to attend Creative Curriculum Training and prepare ...
Head Preschool Teacher
May 24
Newark, NJ, USA
Imagine Early Learning Centers
Head Preschool Teacher Location: Newark, New Jersey Imagine Early Learning Centers seeks a Full-time Head Teacher for our Pre-K classroom at our Newark location in New Jersey. We are seeking an ...
Preschool Teacher for 2's
Apr 25
New York, NY, USA
Preschool located in the East Village is in search of a certified teacher or teacher who is on track to being certified for an immediate start. All candidates must have a degree in early childhood ...
Preschool Teacher
May 28
Northport, NY, USA
The Learning Experience
Lead Preschool Teacher The Learning Experience is the leader in the early education industry- we are known for making a positive difference in the lives of children. We strongly believe that a growth ...
Preschool Teacher
Jun 11
Princeton, United States
KinderCare Education
Our Teachers bring warmth, patience, and understanding to the classroom every day, encouraging children to learn and grow. They inspire children to be lifelong learners using our nationally ...
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