How Much do Preschool Teachers Make in Montana?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, preschool teachers in Montana earn an average of $32,620 a year, equivalent to $15.68 an hour.

This is 6% less than preschool teachers nationwide and 28% less than the typical Montana worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Montana Preschool Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $23.76 $49,420
75th $18.20 $37,850
50th $14.40 $29,960
25th $11.33 $23,560
10th $9.73 $20,240
Montana Preschool Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Billings $13.71 $28,530
Missoula $13.81 $28,720
Montana Preschool Teacher Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $15.68 $32,620
2018 $14.98 $31,160
2017 $13.88 $28,860
2016 $13.22 $27,500
2015 $12.68 $26,370
2014 $12.09 $25,150
2013 $11.73 $24,400
2012 $11.91 $24,770
2011 $12.30 $25,590