High School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A High School Teacher in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $48,410 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$34,681 - $71,331
$35K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,722
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50%
90%

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$18.11 - $49.13
$24
MEDIAN: $24.49
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$34,681 - $71,331  
   
Bonus
$402.68 - $6,953  
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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$34,687 - $78,906  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 97
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$24.49  
   
Overtime
$10.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Bonus
$402.68 - $6,953  
   
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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$34,687 - $78,906  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

Pay by Experience for a High School Teacher has a positive trend. An entry-level High School Teacher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A High School Teacher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced High School Teacher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 22 salaries. A High School Teacher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for High School Teacher

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects High School Teacher Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲5%

▼0%

National Average
$50,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect High School Teacher Salaries

Team Leadership
▲8%

Spanish Language
▲7%



Childhood Education
▲4%

Leadership
▲2%

Mathematica
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

National Average
$50,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 10%
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