How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Montana?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Montana earn an average of $52,160 a year.

This is 18% less than elementary school teachers nationwide, but it is 15% more than the typical Montana worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Montana Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $76,990
75th $64,050
50th $49,750
25th $39,240
10th $32,710
Montana Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Billings $55,740
Great Falls $50,130
Missoula $53,800
Montana Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $52,160
2018 $52,360
2017 $52,610
2016 $49,010
2015 $49,730
2014 $46,720
2013 $47,910
2012 $45,650
2011 $43,750