How Much do Preschool Teachers Make in Nebraska?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, preschool teachers in Nebraska earn an average of $39,140 a year, equivalent to $18.82 an hour.

This is 13% more than preschool teachers nationwide, but it is 19% less than the typical Nebraska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nebraska Preschool Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $29.47 $61,310
75th $23.13 $48,110
50th $17.11 $35,590
25th $13.00 $27,050
10th $11.12 $23,120
Nebraska Preschool Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Grand Island $23.83 $49,560
Lincoln $14.82 $30,820
Omaha $19.17 $39,880
Nebraska Preschool Teacher Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $18.82 $39,140
2018 $18.26 $37,980
2017 $18.88 $39,270
2016 $20.18 $41,970
2015 $16.30 $33,910
2014 $15.07 $31,340
2013 $14.88 $30,940
2012 $15.27 $31,770
2011 $13.18 $27,420