Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $63K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $52K annually on average.
Head Teachers earn the highest median pay at approximately $69K per year, followed by High School Teachers ($69K), Elementary School Teachers ($63K), and Middle School Special Education Teachers (about $62K). On the lower end are Education Paraprofessionals at $33K on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Licensed Clinical Social Worker certainly has its perks — salaries approach $74K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Secondary Teacher Certifications with credentials; these people earn approximately $65K per year on average. The best paid folks at New York City Department of Education have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $51K annually.
Employees who count Mathematica among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $74K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Childhood Education; nearly one-fourth consider it a key competency. Key skills also include Project Management, Operations Management, and Curriculum Planning.
Benefits and Perks
The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only one in four survey participants. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan, a company pension plan, and a 403(b) plan. The vast majority of survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for the vast majority of employees also include dental insurance. The company also dishes out perks such as defined contribution (dc) retirement plan and life insurance.