How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Nebraska?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Nebraska earn an average of $60,390 a year.

This is 6% less than elementary school teachers nationwide, but it is 25% more than the typical Nebraska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nebraska Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $84,810
75th $71,260
50th $58,930
25th $49,170
10th $39,130
Nebraska Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Grand Island $72,040
Lincoln $63,950
Omaha $60,580
Nebraska Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $60,390
2018 $57,490
2017 $56,070
2016 $54,740
2015 $50,710
2014 $49,540
2013 $48,240
2012 $47,700
2011 $46,390