Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Substitute Teacher, K-12 is $12.31
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Substitute Teacher, K-12s?
An entry-level Substitute Teacher, K-12 with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.95 based on 53 salaries. An early career Substitute Teacher, K-12 with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.20 based on 305 …Read more
What Do Substitute Teacher, K-12s Do?
A substitute teacher (K-12) plays a key roll in helping any school or school district function properly. Schools must always have adult supervision for the students in their classrooms, and there will always be times when teachers are sidelined due to illness or emergencies. Schools then call upon the substitute teacher to handle classes, follow available lesson plans, generally oversee the classroom, and help maintain an orderly educational environment.
Substitute teachers will typically have …Read more
- Implement teacher lesson plans and assign classwork and homework according to teachers' instructions.
- Complete a daily report for the teacher upon his/her return.
- Manage the classroom environment and enforce the teacher's rules.