HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for High School Teacher GROSS SALARY
US$ 57,681
Average net salary for High School Teacher NET SALARY
US$ 45,250
The most typical salary for High School Teacher MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 52,477
  Updated: 31 Aug 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 21%
  Salary entries: 33

Average salary for High School Teacher in United States is US$ 57,681.

Average take home earning is US$ 45,250 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 52,477 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % US$ 97,000
27 % US$ 72,825
39 % US$ 60,500
76 % US$ 52,477
91 % US$ 41,000
100 % US$ 33,333
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Dallas US$ 49,666 03
New York City US$ 72,500 02
Atlanta US$ 65,000 02
Charlotte US$ 58,062 02
Grand Rapids US$ 50,000 02
Philadelphia US$ 45,000 02
Orlando US$ 42,500 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
125K US$ 120,000
01
95K US$ 97,000
01
75K US$ 72,825
07
65K US$ 60,500
04
55K US$ 52,477
12
45K US$ 41,000
05
35K US$ 33,333
03

  SALARY BY GENDER   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 58,766 12
Women US$ 58,176 13
N/A US$ 55,250 08

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 70,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 64,768 16
Bachelors Degree US$ 49,824 16

High School Teacher workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses US$ 70,000. While High School Teacher workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 49,824. This is 40.49% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 73,000 05
16-20 Years US$ 62,379 05
12-16 Years US$ 63,333 06
8-12 Years US$ 54,787 08
4-8 Years US$ 53,666 03
2-4 Years US$ 35,000 01
1-2 Years US$ 44,100 03
0-1 Year US$ 40,000 02

High School Teacher workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 73,000 compared to US$ 35,000 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 108.57%.


  SALARY BY AGE   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
63-68 US$ 97,000 01
57-62 US$ 61,000 02
51-56 US$ 89,258 03
45-50 US$ 57,500 02
39-44 US$ 58,187 06
33-38 US$ 45,333 06
27-32 US$ 48,766 03
22-26 US$ 46,150 02
N/A US$ 55,250 08
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 58,906 30
Contract US$ 45,433 03
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  SALARY BY CITY   HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. New York City High School Teacher in New York City US$ 72,500 02
2. Atlanta High School Teacher in Atlanta US$ 65,000 02
3. Charlotte High School Teacher in Charlotte US$ 58,062 02
4. Grand Rapids High School Teacher in Grand Rapids US$ 50,000 02
5. Dallas High School Teacher in Dallas US$ 49,666 03
6. Philadelphia High School Teacher in Philadelphia US$ 45,000 02
7. Orlando High School Teacher in Orlando US$ 42,500 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia High School Teacher in Australia US$ 76,438 AU$ 83,111 09
2. Canada Canada High School Teacher in Canada US$ 64,239 CA$ 66,414 14
3. United States United States US$ 57,681 US$ 57,681 33
4. China China High School Teacher in China US$ 28,716 CNY 188,900 05
5. India India High School Teacher in India US$ 8,973 INR 531,760 05

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(7/7)  HIGH SCHOOL COMPUTER TEACHER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Teaching Computer Applications to High School Students."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(6/7)  TEACHER TECHNICAL DIRECTOR


 Posted: 13 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "I am in charge of the technical aspects for performing artists."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 43,000


(5/7)  SCIENCE TEACHER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "To help students understand and retain information in daily life."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 53,300


(4/7)  SOCIAL STUDIES


 Posted: 01 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Teaching little bastards."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 54,000


(3/7)  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEACHER


 Posted: 23 May 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Teaching information technology, computer science, media technology in high school."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


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(2/7)  SPANISH TEACHER


 Posted: 12 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Plan lessons, teach 150 students daily, grade assessments."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 58,000


(1/7)  SPANISH TEACHER


 Posted: 15 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Design lessons, tests, evaluate progress, maintain professional development, supervise students in class and on campus."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 62,000


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