Compensation varies by position and provider agency. On average, Head Start assistant teachers make $13 an hour, teachers make $18 to $20 an hour, and site leaders make around $25 an hour. Early Head Start teachers make an average of $15 to $19 an hour and site leaders make an average of $24 an hour. Download these infographics for more information. Job posts for specific positions contain more information, including other benefits and professional development opportunities that can factor into your decision.