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Teacher Preschool Salary
in District of Columbia, United States

$39,563 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Teacher Preschool is $39,563 a year and $19 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for a Teacher Preschool is between $30,106 and $47,333. 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 District of Columbia, United States.

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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 District of Columbia, 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 District of Columbia, United States

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Description: Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States. Founded after the American Revolution as the seat of government of the newly independent country, Washington was named after George Washington, the first president of the United States and a Founding Father. As the seat of the United States federal government and several international organizations, Washington is an important world political capital. The city is also one of the most visited cities in the world, with more than 20 million tourists annually.The signing of the Residence...

Teacher Preschool Job Listings for District of Columbia, United States

Child Care Teacher for Center
Jun 6
Washington, DC, USA
Hegens Management and Consulting Services
We are seeking a Child Care Teacher to join our organization! This individual will plan and present ... Instruct preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote intellectual and creative growth
Lead Toddler Instructor
Apr 18
Washington, DC, USA
... from preschool to kindergarten. • Maintain accurate, complete and timely client and agency ... teaching experience
Early Childhood Lead/Master Teacher, 2019-20
Jun 10
Washington, DC, USA
Inspired Teaching Demonstration School
The Inspired Teaching Demonstration School is accepting applications for early childhood lead ... In preschool and pre-kindergarten classrooms students develop a love of learning along with the ...
English Language Learners (ELL) Teacher
Jun 20
Washington, DC, USA
District of Columbia International School
This 10-month teaching position entails both instructional and case management responsibilities for providing ELL services and supports to students with English language-learning needs at DCI.
Teacher - Extended Day
Jun 12
Washington, DC, USA
Wonders Early Learning + Extended Day
Extended Day School Teacher - Position Summary The School Age Teacher plays a dynamic role at Wonders Early Learning + Extended Day in providing quality child care services in our school--age ...
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