High School Teachers rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $58K per year; Middle School Teachers come in second with median earnings amounting to around $47K, and Middle School Special Education Teachers rank near the top as well ($46K).
Across its U.S. offices, the state of Tennessee pays Shelby County School District the most — $53K annually on average.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $48K per year. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $51K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (42 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $50K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $55K annually for Registered Nurses; non-accredited workers make much less. Becoming a Secondary Teacher Certification can certainly pay off here; those folks make approximately $48K on average. Regarding salaries and education, Shelby County School District pays those with a Master of Arts (MA) the most — $55K.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Childhood Education; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $53K per year. Folks here also tend to know Curriculum Planning; on the survey, one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to know Inventory Control, English Language, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of workers, and the larger part of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as registered retirement savings plan (rrsp).