Teacher salary in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

Average salary
$51,500/yr
Based on 1,925 income tax records
$22,500
$74,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$42K
 
$49K
 
$57K
 
$60K
 
$57K
$22,500
$74,500
How much do Teachers make?
The average total salary for a Teacher is $51,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,925 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher salary can vary between $22,500 to $74,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Teacher salary by location

Teacher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Indianola Csd, Warren County, IA
21 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$37K – $78K
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Ankeny Community School District, Polk County, IA
148 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$31K – $79K
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Southeast Polk Csd, Polk County, IA
54 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$39K – $76K
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Waukee Community School District, Polk County, IA
142 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$25K – $74K
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Johnston Community School District, Polk County, IA
74 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$41K – $72K
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West Des Moines Comm Schools, Dallas County, IA
89 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$26K – $76K
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Des Moines Public Schools, Dallas County, IA
457 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$33K – $70K
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Urbandale Community School District, Polk County, IA
65 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$36K – $66K
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Norwalk Community School District, Polk County, IA
33 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$45K – $59K
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Carlisle Csd, Polk County, IA
29 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$39K – $61K
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North Polk Community School District, Polk County, IA
20 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$40K – $62K
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Newton Community School District, Jasper County, IA
23 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$38K – $76K
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Madrid Community School District, Polk County, IA
11 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$39K – $55K
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Dallas Centergrimes Csd, Polk County, IA
29 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$39K – $59K
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Adeldesotominburn Csd, Dallas County, IA
13 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$41K – $63K
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Bondurantfarrar Csd, Polk County, IA
29 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$34K – $62K
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Saydel Community School District, Polk County, IA
16 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$21K – $66K

Teacher demographics in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

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38% are single
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62% are married
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52% have kids
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89% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teachers in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

1,925 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teacher in Des Moines Metro Area, IA is $51,500 per year. Teacher salaries in Des Moines Metro Area, IA can vary between $22,500 to $74,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,925 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teachers near Des Moines Metro Area, IA: Indianola Csd ($62,000 a year), Ankeny Community School District ($58,500 a year), and Southeast Polk Csd ($57,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teachers near Des Moines Metro Area, IA: Lakeville, MN ($63,000 a year), Rock Island, IL ($63,000 a year), and Northfield, MN ($56,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.