The average salary for a Secondary School Teacher in Ireland is €32,624.
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What Do Secondary School Teachers Do?
Secondary school teachers generally work in a middle school or high school environment and administer lessons to students. This often involves teaching large classes of students, so it is important to show authority and be able to control a large group of people. Some students may have behavioral problems, so it is important not only to help administer coursework, but also to help shape student personality and behavior.
Usually, secondary school teachers will have general guidelines from the sc…Read more
Secondary 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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What Are Popular Skills for Secondary School Teachers?
Skills that pay less than market rate include Mathematica, Subject Matter Expert, Oral / Verbal Communication, Curriculum Planning and English Language.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Secondary School Teachers?
An entry-level Secondary School Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €29,793 based on 38 salaries. An early career Secondary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €30,466 based on 195 salaries. A mid-career Secondary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €34,630 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Secondary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €40,694 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €51,528.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Secondary School Teacher in their job title in Cork, Cork earn an average of 19.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Donegal, Donegal (9.7% more) and Drogheda, Louth (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Galway, Galway (5.6% less), Limerick, Limerick (2.6% less) and Kilkenny, Kilkenny (1.6% less).
Years of Experience
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