How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Rhode Island?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Rhode Island earn an average of $72,310 a year.

This is 13% more than elementary school teachers nationwide and 26% more than the typical Rhode Island worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Rhode Island Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $98,980
75th $90,310
50th $75,310
25th $57,420
10th $43,430
Rhode Island Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Providence $73,880
Rhode Island Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $72,310
2018 $71,990
2017 $67,990
2016 $66,160
2015 $68,330
2014 $69,450
2013 $73,040
2012 $74,310
2011 $71,840