Average Salary for Baltimore City Public Schools Employees

The average Baltimore City Public Schools employee earns $58K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Baltimore City Public Schools typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Baltimore City Public Schools
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[-]Elementary School Teacher (3)
$35,905 - $82,166  
[-]Elementary School Teacher (3)
Salary$36,056 - $77,505  
Total Pay$35,905 - $82,166  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $62K per year. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $48K annually on average. The largest slice of the Baltimore City Public Schools workforce (32 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, around $72K per year.


The highest paychecks go to Elementary School Teachers, who earn $65K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Teaching License Holders earn $81K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning an Elementary Teacher Certification certification garners significant financial rewards of about $56K annually on average. Baltimore City Public Schools workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration are also well compensated, earning around $68K on average.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Data Analysis; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $65K per year. Curriculum Planning is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under a fourth of Baltimore City Public Schools' people use it regularly. Childhood Education, Microsoft Office, and Office Administration round out the set of key employee skills.


Baltimore City Public Schools' employees who participated in the survey are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Slightly less than a third of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Though a majority of workers get paid time off for vacation, only about 38 percent receive paid sick leave. Most survey participants can count on health insurance, and a large number of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Baltimore City Public Schools


88 %
13 %
$39,305 - $73,362
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
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