How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Arkansas?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Arkansas earn an average of $48,800 a year.

This is 24% less than elementary school teachers nationwide, but it is 14% more than the typical Arkansas worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Arkansas Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $63,140
75th $56,460
50th $47,990
25th $41,660
10th $35,760
Arkansas Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Fayetteville $53,230
Fort Smith $47,580
Hot Springs $48,240
Jonesboro $45,030
Little Rock $51,650
Pine Bluff $48,110
Arkansas Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $48,800
2018 $48,560
2017 $48,110
2016 $46,950
2015 $45,120
2014 $44,810
2013 $44,490
2012 $44,810
2011 $44,580