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Missouri Math Teacher Salary Expectations

The Missouri Economic Research and Information Center estimates that in 2010 there was an average math teacher salary in Missouri of $52,680. Regional data, however, suggests that salary fluctuated by region. Here is a geographic breakdown of math teacher salaries in Missouri:

Kansas City Region

(Encompasses Jackson and Clay Counties, which include Independence)

  • Average: $68,125
  • Entry: $41,832
  • Experienced: $81,271

St. Louis (City)

  • Average: $70,632
  • Entry: $42,115
  • Experienced: $84,891

St. Louis County

  • Average: $59,140
  • Entry: $35,377
  • Experienced: $71,021

St. Louis Region

  • Average: $60,455
  • Entry: $33,524
  • Experienced: $73,921

Ozark Region

(Encompasses Christian and Greene Counties, which include Springfield)

  • Average: $61,146
  • Entry: $42,861
  • Experienced: $70,288

Additional salary data of math teachers in Missouri is provided in the following table:

Area name
Employment
Annual median wage
Columbia MO
120
83750
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers AR-MO
110
55000
Joplin MO
60
Estimate Not Released
Kansas City MO-KS
250
60770
St. Louis MO-IL
480
62630
Springfield MO
140
Estimate Not Released
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
80
65840
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
60
Estimate Not Released