Years of Experience
The greater proportion of employees (71 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $37K per year.
Bringing in the most money are High School Teachers — their earnings average $47K annually. Elementary School Teachers are a close second at $34K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Elementary Teacher Certifications receive bigger paychecks (approximately $46K annually) than those without credentials.
Employees who count Childhood Education among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $49K per year.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all employees plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and approximately one-half report receiving dental coverage as well.