Years of Experience
The largest fraction of USD 259 people (71 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $37K per year on average.
The highest paychecks go to High School Teachers, who earn an average about $47K annually, closely trailed by Elementary School Teachers (around $34K) per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Elementary Teacher Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $46K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Childhood Education; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $49K per year.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, USD 259 provides an optional 401(k) plan, and nearly all employees participate. Most workers have health insurance, and benefits for approximately one-half also include dental insurance.