Primary Teacher

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Median Average:
$86,810
Primary Teacher in Australia median base salary $86,810/yr. Information is based on 243 Primary Teacher jobs advertised between May 2020 and May 2021.
How much do Primary Teacher earn in Australia? The average salary of Primary Teacher is $86,810 in Australia
$86,810 /yr
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Average $86,810
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated May 07 2021
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 23 in Australia between May 2020 and May 2021.
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 2021
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 $86,810.
Department of Education & Training Victoria
Melbourne (73%), Adelaide (13%), Albury (7%), Geelong (7%)
953

$70K-$84K

(($9,561))

$70K-$84K
(($9,561))
anzuk Education
Melbourne (91%), Sydney (7%), Geelong (1%)
326

$78K-$95K

($215)

$78K-$95K
($215)
St Francis Xavier College
Melbourne (100%)
85

$71K-$82K

(($10,060))

$71K-$82K
(($10,060))
Tradewind Australia Pty Ltd
Melbourne (100%)
75

$79K-$96K

($1,553)

$79K-$96K
($1,553)
Toowoomba Grammar School
Brisbane (100%)
60

$119K-$151K

($48,340)

$119K-$151K
($48,340)
Last Updated April 02 2021
How many years does it take to become a Primary Teacher?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Primary Teacher.
Average Education & Training required to become a Primary Teacher
Last updated May 13 2021
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 13 2021
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
Heathmont College
Hillsong Church
Teaching - Primary are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
University of Edinburgh
University of Strathclyde
Charles Darwin University
TAFE
TAFE NSW Higher Education
Last updated May 13 2021
Where are most Primary Teacher roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 50 / 24%
Sydney 45 / 21%
Brisbane 28 / 13%
Perth 15 / 7%
Newcastle 10 / 5%
Last updated May 07 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Primary Teacher?
Geelong ($105K)
Adelaide ($93K)
Cairns ($93K)
Canberra ($91K)
Darwin ($91K)
Last updated May 07 2021