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Average Salary for Dallas Independent School District Employees

The typical salary at Dallas Independent School District is $43K per year. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Employer: Dallas Independent School District
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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[-]Elementary School Teacher (3)
$30,448 - $72,981  
[-]Elementary School Teacher (3)
Salary$30,583 - $69,456  
Bonus$311.71 - $6,094  
Total Pay$30,448 - $72,981  
[+]Custodian (2)
$18,149 - $44,761  
[+]Custodian (2)
Total Pay$18,149 - $44,761  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
United States (change)

Years of Experience

Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the Dallas Independent School District workforce (50 percent) has a tenure of 20 years or more and earns $53K annually.


Elementary School Teachers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $50K.

Certifications and Degrees

Gifted Education Endorsement Holders receive bigger paychecks (around $68K) than those without credentials. Salaries typically rise to approximately $50K per year for accredited Elementary Teacher Certification s. Dallas Independent School District provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in about $57K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Childhood Education; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $50K.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in four workers receiving paid vacation and more than a third of workers receiving sick leave. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a fair portion of workers, and more than half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include life insurance.

Key Stats

67 %
33 %
$35,375 - $66,923
1-4 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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