How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Kansas?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Kansas earn an average of $50,650 a year.

This is 21% less than elementary school teachers nationwide, but it is 9% more than the typical Kansas worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Kansas Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $66,690
75th $58,230
50th $48,950
25th $42,800
10th $36,370
Kansas Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Lawrence $48,080
Manhattan $55,670
Topeka $48,210
Wichita $51,250
Kansas Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $50,650
2018 $51,020
2017 $50,200
2016 $49,140
2015 $45,490
2014 $45,010
2013 $45,940
2012 $45,400
2011 $44,240