The average salary for a Secondary School Teacher in India is Rs 324,469.
MEDIAN Rs 324,469
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Job Description for Secondary School Teacher
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Secondary School Teacher
The top respondents for the job title Secondary School Teacher are from the companies VIBGYOR High, SchoolCenter and Oberoi International School. Reported salaries are highest at Oberoi International School where the average pay is Rs 600,000. SchoolCenter pays the lowest at around Rs 300,000.
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Popular Skills for Secondary School Teacher
Oral / Verbal Communication
Subject Matter Expert
Skills that pay less than market rate include Team Leadership, Curriculum Planning, Subject Matter Expert, Oral / Verbal Communication and English Language.
Pay by Experience Level for Secondary School Teacher
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 Rs 239,992 based on 135 salaries. An early career Secondary School Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 288,612 based on 469 salaries. A mid-career Secondary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 358,709 based on 319 salaries. An experienced Secondary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 412,295 based on 292 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 500,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Secondary School Teacher in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 37.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mumbai, Maharashtra (29.9% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (13.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (24.0% less), Chennai, Tamil Nadu (7.1% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (6.8% less).
Years of Experience
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