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Average Salary for Portland Public Schools Employees

Portland Public Schools employees typically bring home $47K annually. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Portland Public Schools
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[-]Middle School Teacher (2)
$29,080 - $50,546  
[-]Middle School Teacher (2)
Salary$29,062 - $49,175  
Total Pay$29,080 - $50,546  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Portland Public Schools Details

501 North Dixon Street
Portland, Oregon 97227

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Years of Experience

The largest fraction of Portland Public Schools people (63 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $48K per year.


The highest paychecks go to Middle School Teachers, who earn $40K.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Middle Teacher Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach $40K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in approximately $47K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Leadership; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $79K. Mathematica also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; close to a fourth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Some other standard skills here are Windows Support, Project Management, and Windows Operating System General Use.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and a majority of workers use it to save for retirement. Almost all employees report having health insurance, and the vast majority of workers report having dental coverage. Other privileges include life insurance.

Key Stats

44 %
56 %
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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