How Much do Preschool Teachers Make in Maryland?

Do preschool teachers in Maryland make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Maryland preschool teachers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, preschool teachers in Maryland earn an average of $38,550 a year, equivalent to $18.53 an hour.

This is 11% more than preschool teachers nationwide, but it is 36% less than the typical Maryland worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Maryland Preschool Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $32.98 $68,610
75th $21.71 $45,150
50th $15.33 $31,880
25th $12.27 $25,520
10th $10.94 $22,760
Maryland Preschool Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Baltimore $19.46 $40,480
California-Lexington Park $15.55 $32,350
Cumberland $20.82 $43,310
Hagerstown $20.94 $43,560
Salisbury $13.38 $27,840
Maryland Preschool Teacher Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $18.53 $38,550
2018 $18.48 $38,440
2017 $17.22 $35,810
2016 $16.87 $35,090
2015 $14.96 $31,120
2014 $15.15 $31,510
2013 $15.44 $32,110
2012 $15.80 $32,860
2011 $15.16 $31,520