Physical education teacher earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Physical education teacher salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $64,040
Arkansas $48,610
Arizona $38,250
California $106,140
Colorado $48,260
Connecticut $90,050
District of Columbia $58,890
Florida $64,980
Georgia $68,060
Iowa $62,050
Idaho $66,033
Illinois $60,103
Indiana $62,390
Kansas $67,910
Kentucky $66,630
Louisiana $43,500
Massachusetts $72,780
Maryland $57,650
Maine $56,400
Michigan $64,670
Minnesota $56,640
Missouri $69,470
Mississippi $59,350
North Carolina $59,610
North Dakota $64,320
Nebraska $58,470
New Hampshire $77,730
New Jersey $65,120
New Mexico $67,190
Nevada $48,090
New York $65,170
Oklahoma $45,590
Oregon $62,020
Pennsylvania $67,100
Puerto Rico $57,780
South Carolina $61,300
South Dakota $59,050
Tennessee $56,930
Texas $63,040
Utah $25,680
Vermont $37,590
Washington $50,970
Wisconsin $54,640
West Virginia $57,990
Wyoming $58,170

How do physical education teacher salaries compare to similar careers?

Physical education teachers earn about the same as related careers in Florida. On average, they make less than principals but more than health educators.

Career Median Salary
Principal salary $85K
Athlete salary $48K
School psychologist salary $70K
Professor salary $64K
Music teacher salary $64K
Physical education teacher salary $65K
Librarian salary $55K
Special education teacher salary $55K
Exercise physiologist salary $50K
Health educator salary $48K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)