Kindergarten Teacher Salary in Australia

AU$54,600
per year
per hour
AU$30.80
per hour
per year

Kindergarten Teacher - Average Salary

The average salary for a Kindergarten Teacher is AU$54,600 per year (AU$30.80 per hour), which is AU$10,760 (-16%) lower than the national average salary in Australia.
A Kindergarten Teacher can expect an average starting salary of AU$40,200. The highest salaries can exceed AU$80,000.
AU$40,200
Low
AU$54,600
Average
AU$80,000
High
AU$26.60
Low
AU$30.80
Average
AU$38
High

Kindergarten Teacher Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$40,200
Average
AU$54,600
Experienced
AU$66,600
High
AU$80,000
Low
AU$26.60
Average
AU$30.80
Experienced
AU$33.70
High
AU$38
Among kindergarten teachers, Assistant Kindergarten Teachers have the lowest salaries, while Experienced Kindergarten Teachers tend to have the highest salaries.

Kindergarten Teacher - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Experienced Kindergarten TeacherAU$67K/year
+22% 
Assistant Kindergarten TeacherAU$44K/year
 -19%

Kindergarten Teacher - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Kindergarten Teacher with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,200. A mid career Kindergarten Teacher with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$52,600, while an experienced Kindergarten Teacher with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$66,600. Kindergarten teachers with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$73,200 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Kindergarten Teacher

Late Career▲ +34%
Experienced▲ +22%
Average SalaryAU$54,600/year
Mid Career▼ -4%
Entry Level▼ -26%

Gender Breakdown

Female
99%
Male
1%

Kindergarten Teacher - Jobs by Location

Kindergarten Teacher - Related Salaries

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