Wednesday, October 3, 2012
What we pay teachers/Where does Chicago (and St Louis) stand?
See the graph at:
Does Chicago seem high? Or do we really under-pay all teachers.
Starting salary for a first-year teacher in St Louis: $38,300.
Starting salary for a first-year teacher in Clayton, MO: $41,000
Average salary at Clayton High: 65,225.
Average salary at Vashon High: 43,914.
Can you support a family on $38,300?
Or actually, 37,500...
Classroom Teachers: St. Louis Public Schools is looking for energetic, motivated people who love working with children. We need certificated teachers in all subject areas pre-school through grade 12 and counselors. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or higher andMissouri Certification or Proof of Eligibility for Certification. Terms of Employment: Ten-month basis. Starting salary is $37,500.00. Applicants will receive salaries in conjunction with their degree and experience.
Posted by Bret Gustafson at 1:36 PM