Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers

NOC#: 41221

Number employed in the occupation:


Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 7090


# of Men: 1365


Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 965

Age 30 to 54: 6265

Age 55 to 64: 1115

Age 65 and older: 110

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 0

Secondary school diploma: 80

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 15

College certificate or diploma: 260

University diploma or degree: 8100

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $26.10

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $46.04

Median income for an experienced employee: $58.78

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

106 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $20.33/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

61 Educational Services 8,365 (98.9%)
91 Public Administration 55 (0.7%)

Employment outlook:


  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.