The average salary for a High School Teacher in Germany is €42,955.
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Job Description for High School Teacher
High school teachers, also called secondary school teachers, provide instruction to students in one or more areas of study within a public or private high school. They may also supervise extracurricular activities, proctor state testing exams, assist with college preparation (such as by writing letters of recommendation), organize field trips, and supervise study hall and/or detention, among other duties. High school teachers prepare lessons to deliver to students, as well as present the lessons…Read more
High School Teacher Tasks
- 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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Popular Skills for High School Teacher
Oral / Verbal Communication
Skills in English Language, Oral / Verbal Communication, Team Leadership, Curriculum Planning and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher
An entry-level High School Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €40,400 based on 9 salaries. An early career High School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €40,583 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career High School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €42,946 based on 24 salaries. An experienced High School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €46,452 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €44,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with High School Teacher in their job title in Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg earn an average of 21.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Hamburg, Hamburg (24.3% less), Berlin, Berlin (6.9% less) and Frankfurt am Main, Hessen (2.2% less).
Years of Experience
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