How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Maine?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Maine earn an average of $52,860 a year.

This is 17% less than elementary school teachers nationwide, but it is 9% more than the typical Maine worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Maine Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $75,560
75th $64,470
50th $51,640
25th $41,530
10th $34,220
Maine Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Bangor $51,000
Lewiston $46,030
Portland $60,690
Maine Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $52,860
2018 $53,570
2017 $53,190
2016 $51,810
2015 $50,870
2014 $48,770
2013 $48,480
2012 $47,870
2011 $47,800