How Much do Preschool Teachers Make in West Virginia?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, preschool teachers in West Virginia earn an average of $31,360 a year, equivalent to $15.08 an hour.

This is 9% less than preschool teachers nationwide and 28% less than the typical West Virginia worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
West Virginia Preschool Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $23.85 $49,610
75th $19.01 $39,540
50th $12.28 $25,540
25th $10.58 $22,000
10th $9.66 $20,090
West Virginia Preschool Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Charleston $19.14 $39,820
Huntington $13.92 $28,950
Morgantown $14.71 $30,600
Parkersburg $16.50 $34,330
Wheeling $12.08 $25,140
West Virginia Preschool Teacher Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $15.08 $31,360
2018 $15.65 $32,560
2017 $15.12 $31,460
2016 $15.23 $31,680
2015 $15.63 $32,510
2014 $14.28 $29,690
2013 $13.77 $28,640
2012 $13.31 $27,680
2011 $12.75 $26,520