Secondary School Teacher, (but not Special and Vocational Education) Salary
Secondary School Teachers in the United States take home an average $44K per year. Job satisfaction for Secondary School Teachers is high. Health benefits are not claimed by all — around one in four lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and a little less than one-half have dental, too. Female Secondary School Teachers make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
|Salary||$29,441 - $67,360|
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|$23,082 - $66,704|
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Job Description for Secondary School Teacher, (but not Special and Vocational Education)
- Instruct via lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects at the post primary level.
- Maintain student records.
- Create, administer, and grade tests and assignments to measure students' progress.
- Establish and enforce behavioral and procedural rules.
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Pay by Experience Level for Secondary School Teacher, (but not Special and Vocational Education)
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Secondary School Teachers. At career start (within the first five years), average income sits near $35K, and the average for folks who have worked for five to 10 years is only slightly higher at $38K. Secondary School Teachers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $44K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $55K.
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