Teachers: Average Earnings

Department for Education written question – answered on 22nd March 2018.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Lucy Powell Lucy Powell Labour/Co-operative, Manchester Central

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the average salary of an (a) early years, (b) primary school, (c) secondary school and (d) special school teacher was five years after they started teaching.

Photo of Nick Gibb Nick Gibb Minister of State (Education)

The information requested is not held centrally.

Whilst the average salary in not available, general information on salaries of full and part-time teachers in service in state funded nursery and primary schools, state funded secondary schools and state funded special schools are publicly available in Table 9a within the statistical first release ‘School Workforce in England, November 2016’, available at the following web link:


Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.