Primary Teacher

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Median Average:
$87,271
Primary Teacher in Australia median base salary $87,271/yr. Information is based on 515 Primary Teacher jobs advertised between May 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Primary Teacher earn in Australia? The average salary of Primary Teacher is $87,271 in Australia
$87,271 /yr
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Average $87,271
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated May 20 2022
The average pay range for Primary Teacher is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $110K per year. The average number of Primary Teacher roles advertised per month is 51 in Australia between May 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Primary Teacher? The most common skills required for a Primary Teacher are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Primary Teacher job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Teaching - Primary roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Teaching - Primary roles. See what salaries they paid for Teaching - Primary in Australia. See how they compare to the average Teaching - Primary salary of $87,271.
Department of Education & Training Victoria
Melbourne (73%), Adelaide (13%), Albury (7%), Geelong (7%)
953

$70K-$84K

(($10,022))

$70K-$84K
(($10,022))
anzuk Education
Melbourne (92%), Sydney (7%), Geelong (1%)
358

$73K-$92K

(($4,251))

$73K-$92K
(($4,251))
St Francis Xavier College
Melbourne (100%)
291

$71K-$107K

($2,168)

$71K-$107K
($2,168)
Catholic Education Townsville
Townsville (100%)
121

$82K-$104K

($6,514)

$82K-$104K
($6,514)
Catholic Education Services
Cairns (100%)
100

$67K-$107K

($229)

$67K-$107K
($229)
Last Updated April 22 2022
How many years does it take to become a Primary Teacher?
Most candidates undertake an average of 3 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Primary Teacher.
Average Education & Training required to become a Primary Teacher
Last updated May 23 2022
Most candidates have on average 4 years working experience prior to becoming a Primary Teacher.
Average Education & Training required to become a Primary Teacher
Last updated May 23 2022
Where are Teaching - Primary in Australia sourced from?
Teaching - Primary are sourced from
these companies
Department of Education
Department of Education NSW
Emergency Teacher LTD
Free Agency Australia
Heathmont College
Teaching - Primary are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Deakin University
TAFE
Victoria University
University of Edinburgh
University of Strathclyde
Last updated May 23 2022
Where are most Primary Teacher roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 71 / 19%
Brisbane 66 / 18%
Sydney 64 / 17%
Perth 37 / 10%
Townsville 18 / 5%
Last updated May 20 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Primary Teacher?
Cairns ($95K)
Wollongong ($95K)
Canberra ($93K)
Newcastle ($90K)
Sydney ($90K)
Last updated May 20 2022