Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $51K per year. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $46K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Rockford Public Schools employees (30 percent) have less than one year of experience and earn $31K per year on average.
By state, Rockford Public Schools employees make the most in Illinois, earning around $52K annually on average.
Typically, Elementary School Teachers are the best paid with salaries hovering at about $35K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $35K annually for Elementary Teacher Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Curriculum Planning; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $43K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Rockford Public Schools is English Language; slightly more than a fifth of employees use it for work.
Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just half of employees. The vast majority of employees have health insurance, and benefits for most respondents also include dental insurance. Rockford Public Schools also dishes out privileges such as flexible hours.