A Mid-Career High School Teacher earns an average salary of $46,730 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Material Science and Special Education.

$34,860 - $64,922
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MEDIAN: $46,730
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$12.91 - $49.66
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,860 - $64,922  
   
Bonus
$375.00 - $9,500  
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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$34,572 - $65,906  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,460
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$12.91 - $49.66  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.91  
Overtime
$10.21 - $97.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$375.00 - $9,500  
   
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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$34,572 - $65,906  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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National Average: $46,851

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Key Stats for High School Teacher

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 168 votes.
5-9 years
70%
10-19 years
30%
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Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 18%

Special Education
up arrow 14%

People Management
up arrow 8%

Team Leadership
up arrow 6%

Mathematica
up arrow 4%

French Language
up arrow 4%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 3%

Childhood Education
up arrow 2%

Leadership
up arrow 1%

Spanish Language
up arrow 1%

National Average
$47,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 2%

Foreign Languages (Latin based)
up arrow 2%

English Language
up arrow 3%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 168 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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