A Mid-Career High School Teacher earns an average salary of $46,689 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Special Education, Material Science, and People Management.

$34,847 - $65,736
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$47K
$66K
MEDIAN: $46,689
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$13.18 - $49.39
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$49
MEDIAN: $21.24
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,847 - $65,736  
   
Bonus
$350.00 - $9,721  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,500 - $66,996  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,575
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$13.18 - $49.39  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.91  
Overtime
$12.50 - $100.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$350.00 - $9,721  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,500 - $66,996  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78

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National Average: $46,806

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Key Stats for High School Teacher

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 186 votes.
070
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%
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Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 14%

Special Education
up arrow 14%

People Management
up arrow 10%

Team Leadership
up arrow 8%

French Language
up arrow 5%


Leadership
up arrow 2%

Spanish Language
up arrow 2%

Childhood Education
up arrow 2%

Mathematica
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$47,000


Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 1%


Foreign Languages (Latin based)
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 186 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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