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Teacher Early Childhood Development Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,359 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Teacher Early Childhood Development is $37,359 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Teacher Early Childhood Development is between $28,428 and $44,695. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Teacher Early Childhood Development. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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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.
Teacher Early Childhood Development Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Job family population: 409,740

Estimated population of Teacher Early Childhood Development jobs: 379,091

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Teacher Early Childhood Development Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Early Childhood Bilingual Teacher
May 14
Chicago, USA
Living the Language LLC
S degree in Child Development or Early Childhood Education -or- an A.A.S degree with at least 6 ... Teachers and support staff. -Care for all aspects of safety, health & holistic age-appropriate ...
Early Childhood Teacher
May 1
Chicago, IL, USA
Breakthrough Urban Ministries
Early Childhood Education Teacher FLSA: Exempt; Full-time Location: Breakthrough-FamilyPlex 3219 W. ... emotional development in youngsters. Position Summary: The Lead Teacher performs various tasks ...
Lead Early Childhood Preschool Teacher
Apr 12
Chicago, IL, USA
NY Kids Club
... and development with parents and caregivers Desired Skills + Qualifications: + Bachelor?s Degree (Early Childhood Education, Special Education or related field) required + Professional Educator ...
Early Childhood Teacher
May 7
Westmont, IL, USA
Elmhurst Academy
... development plans and on-going reflective supervision. Teachers serve on committees and engage in ... Teacher candidate requirements: · A college degree in early childhood education · Classroom ...
Early Childhood Preschool Teacher
Mar 28
Chicago, IL, USA
Early Childhood Preschool Teacher (Bucktown/Lincoln Park) Our growing preschool is looking for a ... Create and implement a developmentally appropriate educational program * Ensure children are ...
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