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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Sioux City and Davenport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames, Cedar Rapids and Iowa City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Ames and Waterloo

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Elementary School Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Elementary School Teachers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines3720$58,330
Iowa City380$52,810
Cedar Rapids1190$54,250
Waterloo-Cedar Falls1050$57,790

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