Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at New York City Department of Education for between five and 10 years earn $64K annually on average. The largest fraction of New York City Department of Education people (39 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $52K per year on average.
The highest average salaries go to Head Teachers, who bring in close to about $69K annually, though High School Teachers are not far behind at $69K along with Elementary School Teachers (approximately $63K) and Middle School Special Education Teachers ($62K). Education Paraprofessionals are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $33K.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Middle Teacher Certifications, who make about $77K per year. Licensed Clinical Social Workers with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $74K annually. At New York City Department of Education, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at $50K.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Program Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $78K per year. A relatively widespread skill at New York City Department of Education is Childhood Education; slightly less than a fourth of employees use it for work. Project Management, Curriculum Planning, and Mathematica round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Just 29 percent receive paid time off. Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 401(k) plan, a 403(b) plan, and a company pension plan. The vast majority of workers report having health insurance, and almost all employees report having dental coverage. New York City Department of Education also dishes out privileges such as defined contribution (dc) retirement plan and life insurance.