How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Alaska?

Do elementary school teachers in Alaska make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Alaska elementary school teachers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Alaska earn an average of $75,860 a year.

This is 19% more than elementary school teachers nationwide and 28% more than the typical Alaska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Alaska Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $104,300
75th $90,410
50th $73,960
25th $60,780
10th $52,300
Alaska Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Anchorage $76,240
Fairbanks $75,550
Alaska Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $75,860
2018 $74,070
2017 $77,030
2016 $73,050
2015 $73,220
2014 $71,460
2013 $70,190
2012 $67,110
2011 $72,090