The average pay for a High School Teacher in San Diego, California is $52,504 per year. A skill in Oral / Verbal Communication is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,914 - $75,693
(Median)
$36K
$53K
$76K
MEDIAN: $52,504
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$36,544 - $75,537  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects High School Teacher Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 31%

National Average
$53,000

Spanish Language
up arrow 2%

English Language
up arrow 8%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 12%

Mathematica
up arrow 17%

Leadership
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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