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What Is the Average Physical Education Teacher Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Hawaii $54,747 $4,562 $1,053 $26.32
Massachusetts $54,412 $4,534 $1,046 $26.16
Connecticut $54,340 $4,528 $1,045 $26.13
Nevada $54,124 $4,510 $1,041 $26.02
Rhode Island $52,929 $4,411 $1,018 $25.45
Oregon $52,126 $4,344 $1,002 $25.06
Alaska $52,086 $4,340 $1,002 $25.04
Washington $51,529 $4,294 $991 $24.77
North Dakota $51,417 $4,285 $989 $24.72
New York $50,630 $4,219 $974 $24.34
South Dakota $48,932 $4,078 $941 $23.52
Maryland $48,894 $4,075 $940 $23.51
Virginia $48,008 $4,001 $923 $23.08
New Hampshire $47,595 $3,966 $915 $22.88
Kansas $47,343 $3,945 $910 $22.76
California $46,950 $3,913 $903 $22.57
Delaware $46,903 $3,909 $902 $22.55
Nebraska $46,902 $3,908 $902 $22.55
Vermont $46,657 $3,888 $897 $22.43
Idaho $46,488 $3,874 $894 $22.35
Colorado $46,271 $3,856 $890 $22.25
Mississippi $46,175 $3,848 $888 $22.20
South Carolina $46,009 $3,834 $885 $22.12
New Jersey $45,792 $3,816 $881 $22.02
Arkansas $45,522 $3,793 $875 $21.89
Arizona $45,028 $3,752 $866 $21.65
Montana $44,881 $3,740 $863 $21.58
Tennessee $44,595 $3,716 $858 $21.44
Michigan $44,461 $3,705 $855 $21.38
Wyoming $44,377 $3,698 $853 $21.34
Kentucky $44,298 $3,692 $852 $21.30
Minnesota $44,281 $3,690 $852 $21.29
Oklahoma $44,243 $3,687 $851 $21.27
Maine $44,188 $3,682 $850 $21.24
Indiana $43,322 $3,610 $833 $20.83
Illinois $43,037 $3,586 $828 $20.69
Missouri $42,450 $3,537 $816 $20.41
West Virginia $42,235 $3,520 $812 $20.31
Wisconsin $41,895 $3,491 $806 $20.14
Pennsylvania $41,819 $3,485 $804 $20.11
Ohio $41,663 $3,472 $801 $20.03
Iowa $41,378 $3,448 $796 $19.89
Texas $41,123 $3,427 $791 $19.77
Utah $41,026 $3,419 $789 $19.72
New Mexico $39,890 $3,324 $767 $19.18
Alabama $39,413 $3,284 $758 $18.95
North Carolina $38,697 $3,225 $744 $18.60
Florida $38,369 $3,197 $738 $18.45
Georgia $35,690 $2,974 $686 $17.16
Louisiana $35,428 $2,952 $681 $17.03

Top 50 Highest Paying States for Physical Education Teacher Jobs in the U.S.

We’ve identified ten states where the typical salary for a Physical Education Teacher job is above the national average. Topping the list is Hawaii, with Massachusetts and Connecticut close behind in second and third. Connecticut beats the national average by 7.9%, and Hawaii furthers that trend with another $4,392 (8.7%) above the $50,354.

With these ten states paying on average above the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Physical Education Teacher appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

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