High School Teacher Salary

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The average yearly salary for High School Teacher is $44,200. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a High School Teacher, you could expect a starting pay rate of $36,400 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $52,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly High School Teacher Pay Statistics

Average Yearly High School Teacher Salary

$35,360 - $53,040

Starting Yearly High School Teacher Salary

$29,120 - $43,680

Top Yearly High School Teacher Salary

$41,600 - $62,400

Monthly High School Teacher Pay Statistics

Average Monthly High School Teacher Salary

$2,947 - $4,420

Starting Monthly High School Teacher Salary

$2,427 - $3,640

Top Monthly High School Teacher Salary

$3,467 - $5,200

Hourly High School Teacher Pay Statistics

Average Hourly High School Teacher Salary

$16 - $24

Starting Hourly High School Teacher Salary

$13 - $20

Top Hourly High School Teacher Salary

$19 - $28


High School Teacher Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average High School Teacher age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of High School Teacher are male in the United States, and 51% of the High School Teacher are female in the United States.

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