Average High School Teacher Salary

$50,783
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$37k
MEDIAN
$51k
90%
$79k

The average salary for a High School Teacher is $50,783

Base Salary
$37k - $79k
Bonus
$274 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$13 - $20k
Total Pay
$36k - $80k
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Job Satisfaction for High School Teacher

3.9 out of 5
(990)
Highly Satisfied
178Reviews
Based on 990 responses, the job of High School Teacher has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.88 out of 5. On average, High School Teachers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
54.3%
Male
45.1%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
This data is based on 2,356 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

85%

Dental

69%

Vision

58%

None

14%