Teacher salary in Iowa

Average salary
$49,500/yr
Based on 6,134 income tax records
$22,500
$76,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$39K
 
$46K
 
$55K
 
$59K
 
$55K
$22,500
$76,000
How much do Teachers make?
The average total salary for a Teacher is $49,500 per year. This is based on data from 6,134 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher salary can vary between $22,500 to $76,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Teacher salary by location

Teacher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Rock Island School District, Iowa
15 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$29K – $90K
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Des Moines Area Comm College, Iowa
10 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$28K – $98K
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Le Mars Community School, Iowa
15 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$44K – $83K
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Lewis Central Community Schools, Iowa
15 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$47K – $75K
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Iowa City Community School District, Iowa
184 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$31K – $85K
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Linnmar Community School District, Iowa
79 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$34K – $89K
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Nevada Community School District, Iowa
19 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$43K – $75K
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Gilbert Community School District, Iowa
18 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$55K – $76K
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Mount Vernon Community School Di, Iowa
11 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$50K – $75K
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Fort Madison Csd, Iowa
11 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$48K – $68K
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Benton Community School, Iowa
14 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$48K – $73K
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Council Bluffs School District, Iowa
62 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$37K – $79K
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Ankeny Community School District, Iowa
163 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$31K – $78K
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Pleasant Valley Community School, Iowa
46 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$42K – $77K
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Cedar Rapids Community Schools, Iowa
174 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$37K – $83K
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North Scott Community School Dis, Iowa
23 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$32K – $70K
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Solon Csd, Iowa
10 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$36K – $66K
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The University Of Iowa, Iowa
17 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$18K – $120K
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Southeast Polk Csd, Iowa
65 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$39K – $78K
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Indianola Csd, Iowa
32 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$37K – $78K
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Ames Community School District, Iowa
54 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$29K – $73K
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Johnston Community School District, Iowa
75 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$42K – $73K
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Waukee Community School District, Iowa
146 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$25K – $74K
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Waverlyshell Rock Csd, Iowa
23 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$41K – $74K
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West Des Moines Comm Schools, Iowa
94 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$27K – $77K
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College Community School, Iowa
52 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$40K – $75K
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Mason City Community Schools, Iowa
24 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$44K – $78K
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Bettendorf Community School, Iowa
37 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$37K – $76K
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Des Moines Public Schools, Iowa
480 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$33K – $73K
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Sioux City Comm School District, Iowa
69 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$20K – $84K
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Davenport Community School District, Iowa
142 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$33K – $74K
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Cedar Falls Community School Dis, Iowa
55 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$34K – $70K
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Muscatine Community School Dis, Iowa
41 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$38K – $69K
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Waterloo Community School District, Iowa
127 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$33K – $71K
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Urbandale Community School District, Iowa
71 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$36K – $67K
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Norwalk Community School District, Iowa
37 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$44K – $63K
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North Polk Community School District, Iowa
24 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$40K – $62K
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Ottumwa Community School, Iowa
34 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$21K – $80K
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Marshalltown Community School Di, Iowa
48 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$32K – $74K
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Dubuque Community School District, Iowa
83 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$27K – $64K
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Carlisle Csd, Iowa
31 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$39K – $68K
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Marion Independent School, Iowa
20 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$35K – $69K
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Newton Community School District, Iowa
35 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$32K – $76K
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Clinton Community School District, Iowa
22 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$35K – $62K
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Dallas Centergrimes Csd, Iowa
39 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$40K – $59K
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Washington Community School, Iowa
23 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$34K – $63K
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Bondurantfarrar Csd, Iowa
37 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$34K – $63K
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Clear Creek Amana Csd, Iowa
23 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$37K – $52K
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Adeldesotominburn Csd, Iowa
23 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$31K – $63K
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Fort Dodge Csd, Iowa
28 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $70K

Teacher demographics in Iowa

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37% are single
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63% are married
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54% have kids
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89% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teachers in Iowa

6,134 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teacher in Iowa is $49,500 per year. Teacher salaries in Iowa can vary between $22,500 to $76,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 6,134 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teachers in Iowa: Rock Island School District ($73,500 a year), Des Moines Area Comm College ($72,000 a year), and Le Mars Community School ($65,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teachers in Iowa: Le Mars, IA ($69,000 a year), Le Claire, IA ($62,500 a year), and Eldridge, IA ($57,500 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.