Avg. Base Salary (NZD)
The average salary for a Secondary School Teacher is NZ$75,739
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Secondary School Teachers?
A mid-career Secondary School Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$77,028 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Secondary School Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$75,508 based on 7 salaries. In their …Read more
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 …Read more
- 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.