Average Salary for Houston Independent School District Employees

The median income for Houston Independent School District employees is $45K per year. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $40K annually on average. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $56K per year. The largest slice of the Houston Independent School District workforce (32 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $39K annually.


High School Teachers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $61K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $63K annually for Secondary Teacher Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to around $55K per year for accredited Gifted Education Endorsement Holders. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Houston Independent School District — these employees make the most at $48K annually.


When it comes to skills, Spanish Language seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $59K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Data Analysis; close to one-seventh consider it a key competency.

Benefits and Perks

For a strong majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of respondents get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at Houston Independent School District are tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

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Key Stats for Houston Independent School District


76 %
24 %
$23,094 - $56,435
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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