Art teacher earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Art teacher salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $58,240
Texas $39,000
California $37,374

How do art teacher salaries compare to similar careers?

Art teachers earn about the same as related careers in Texas. On average, they make less than professors but more than graduate teaching assistants.

Career Median Salary
Professor salary $50K
Clergy salary $36K
Teacher salary $38K
Special education teacher salary $43K
High school teacher salary $45K
Art teacher salary $39K
Library assistant salary $26K
Nanny salary $26K
Librarian salary $25K
Graduate teaching assistant salary $27K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)