Average Salary for Houston Independent School District Employees

The average employee at Houston Independent School District takes home $54K annually. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $60K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $52K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Houston Independent School District employees (39 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $55K per year on average.


Typically, Elementary School Teachers are the best paid with salaries hovering at $55K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than English as a Second Language Certificate Holders, who make $56K per year. Houston Independent School District workers who hold a Master of Education (MEd) are also well compensated, earning $55K on average.


When it comes to skills, Leadership seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $93K annually. English Language is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about one in four of Houston Independent School District's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Childhood Education, Curriculum Planning, and Microsoft Office as well.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Houston Independent School District gives paid vacation to 30 percent and paid sick leave to a fifth of respondents. A solid majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and a majority of workers report having dental coverage.

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Key Stats for Houston Independent School District


73 %
27 %
$37,869 - $61,398
Less than 1 year
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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