How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Connecticut?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Connecticut earn an average of $78,070 a year.

This is 22% more than elementary school teachers nationwide and 25% more than the typical Connecticut worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Connecticut Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $103,480
75th $94,190
50th $78,530
25th $61,030
10th $51,480
Connecticut Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Bridgeport $83,590
Danbury $74,430
Hartford $77,040
New Haven $78,490
Norwich $76,860
Waterbury $69,670
Connecticut Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $78,070
2018 $75,480
2017 $77,900
2016 $76,740
2015 $75,700
2014 $70,820
2013 $68,580
2012 $67,070
2011 $66,920