Years of Experience
Average pay is $16K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (29 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make $32K annually on average.
By state, the highest pay levels are found in Alabama, where the average Houston County Board of Education employee makes $30K per year.
Special Education Paraprofessionals earn the highest median pay at approximately $17K annually, followed by Teacher Aides (about $16K) per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists, who make around $15K annually. Becoming a Paraprofessional Certification can certainly pay off here; those folks make $13K on average.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Curriculum Planning; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $72K per year. A garden variety skill at Houston County Board of Education is Childhood Education; just over a half of Houston County Board of Education's people use it regularly. Accounts Payable, Bookkeeping, and Office Administration were also reported by many survey participants.
At Houston County Board of Education, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Most respondents can count on health insurance, and a majority of employees have dental coverage as a benefit.