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Teaching Salaries: 2005-2006 & 2007-2008

Teaching Salaries: 2005-2006 & 2007-2008

NEA Research

Teaching salaries vary widely by location. This table compares each state alphabetically and the increase in average teaching salaries for the last school year.

To see the 2007-2008 average teaching salaries in order of rank instead of alphabetical listing, click here.



Avg Salaries 2005-2006 2007-2008
Alabama $40,347 $46,604
Alaska $53,553 $56,758
Arizona $44,672 $45,772
Arkansas $42,748 $45,773
California $59,825 $64,424
Colorado $44,439 $47,248
Connecticut $59,304 $61,976
Delaware $54,264 $55,994
Dist. Columbia $59,000 $60,628
Florida $43,302 $46,930
Georgia $48,300 $51,560
Hawaii $49,292 $53,400
Idaho $41,150 $45,099
Illinois $58,686 $60,474
Indiana $47,255 $48,508
Iowa $41,083 $46,664
Kansas $41,467 $45,136
Kentucky $42,592 $47,207
Louisiana $40,029 $46,964
Maine $40,737 $43,397
Maryland $54,333 $60,069
Massachusetts $56,639 $60,471
Michigan $54,739 $56,096
Minnesota $48,489 $50,582
Mississippi $40,576 $42,403
Missouri $40,462 $43,206
Montana $39,832 $42,874
Nebraska $40,382 $42,885
Nevada $44,426 $47,710
N. Hampshire $45,263 $47,609
New Jersey $58,156 $61,277
New Mexico $41,637 $45,112
New York $57,354 $62,332
North Carolina $43,922 $47,354
North Dakota $37,764 $40,279
Ohio $50,314 $53,410
Oklahoma $38,772 $43,551
Oregon $50,044 $51,811
Pennsylvania $54,027 $55,833
Rhode Island $54,730 $57,168
South Carolina $43,011 $45,758
South Dakota $34,709 $36,674
Tennessee $42,537 $45,030
Texas $41,744 $46,179
Utah $40,007 $41,615
Vermont $46,622 $46,593
Virginia $43,823 $46,976
Washington $46,326 $49,884
West Virginia $38,284 $42,529
Wisconsin $46,390 $49,051
Wyoming $43,255 $53,074

Source: NEA Research

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