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Average Salary for Houston Independent School District Employees

An average Houston Independent School District employee can expect to make $48K per year. Though your experience level does impact pay, your role at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Houston Independent School District. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Houston Independent School District typically pays:
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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $45K annually on average. Average pay is $56K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Houston Independent School District people (31 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn approximately $62K annually on average.


Bringing in the most money are High School Teachers — their earnings average around $65K per year. Elementary School Teachers are a close second at about $48K along with Teacher Assistants ($22K).

Certifications and Degrees

Secondary Teacher Certifications receive bigger paychecks ($65K annually) than those without credentials. Earning a Middle Teacher Certification certification garners significant financial rewards of $58K per year on average. Employees who have a Master of Education (MEd) make the most here, hauling in $64K annually.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Data Analysis among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $57K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Houston Independent School District is Spanish Language; around one in seven of employees use it for work.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Houston Independent School District; the company rewards only a quarter of employees with paid vacation time and only 38 percent with sick leave. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of respondents and dental coverage for a majority of employees. Some other advantages of working at Houston Independent School District are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, registered retirement savings plan (rrsp), and life insurance.

Key Stats for Houston Independent School District


73 %
27 %
$23,606 - $57,533
$36,000 - $64,990
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
$36,625 - $64,873
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