A High School Teacher in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $52,350 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$38,940 - $72,483
$39K
$52K
$72K
MEDIAN: $52,350
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$39,150 - $79,735  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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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.

Key Stats for High School Teacher

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects High School Teacher Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$53,000

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Leadership
up arrow 9%

English Language
up arrow 5%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 2%

National Average
$53,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 3%

Mathematica
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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