Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $32K annually. The largest fraction of Charleston County School District people (33 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn approximately $65K per year on average.
High School Teachers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $58K annually; Teacher Assistants also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $21K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Elementary Teacher Certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $59K annually. On average, salaries rise to around $55K per year for accredited Teacher Certifications.
Employees who count Counseling among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $63K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Childhood Education; more than a third deem it necessary for work.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and approximately half use it to save for retirement. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of respondents and dental coverage for a solid majority of employees.