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Teacher Preschool Salary
in San Francisco, California

$43,276 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Teacher Preschool is $43,276 a year and $21 an hour in San Francisco, California, United States. The average salary range for a Teacher Preschool is between $32,931 and $51,774. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Teacher Preschool. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Francisco, California.

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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 Preschool Job Prevalence in San Francisco, California, United States

Job family: Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Job family population: 409,740

Estimated population of Teacher Preschool jobs: 379,091

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About San Francisco, California

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Description: San Francisco (SF; , Spanish: [sam fɾanˈsisko]; Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is a city in, and the cultural, commercial, and financial center of, Northern California. San Francisco is the 13th-most populous city in the United States, and the fourth-most populous in California, with 883,305 residents as of 2018. It covers an area of about 46.89 square miles (121.4 km2), mostly at the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula in the San Francisco Bay Area, making it the second-most densely populated large US city, and the fifth-most densely populated U.S. county, behind...

Teacher Preschool Job Listings for San Francisco, California

Lead Teacher Preschool (2's, 3's, and 4's)
Jun 21
San Jose, CA, USA
Keyz Enterprise LLC
We are seeking Lead Teachers for Preschool (2's, 3's, And 4's) to join our growing academy. You are in charge of the daily planning, management, and supervision of the classroom and children, and are ...
Lead Preschool Teacher
Jun 4
San Francisco, CA, USA
Kids Kollege Preschool
Kids Kollege Preschool is hiring a lead teacher to enhance our nurturing, responsive, and emergent learning environment! Kids Kollege is a creative, play-based preschool that provides high quality ...
Preschool Teacher
Jun 10
San Jose, CA, USA
Tiny Einstein Child Development Center
Open positions: -Lead Pre-K Preschool Teacher -Preschool teacher (ages from 3 to 5 yrs. old) REQUIREMENTS: ❖ 12 ECE UNITS (or 6 ECE units + continuous education) ❖ 6+mo work experience ❖ Must ...
Lead Teacher
Jun 15
San Francisco, United States
Little Urbanites Preschool
Little Urbanites Preschool is in search of a Lead Teacher in our 2's & young 3's Classroom. The position is available to start immediately. Little Urbanites Teachers: -Love working with children ...
Teacher Preschool
Apr 19
Union City, CA, USA
Safari Kid Inc
SEEKING PASSIONATE & ENTHUSIASTIC TEACHERS TO TEACH IN OUR PRESCHOOL PROGRAM! Safari Kid is an International school with over 40 locations. This posting is specifically for the Union City location.
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