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5 Highest Paying States for Teachers

Bureau of Labor Statistics | Teaching


Teachers gravitate towards careers in education for the passion of working with children, not the salaries. However, there are teachers in five states that make more than the rest. Surprisingly, elementary, middle, and secondary teachers all rank different for top five highest paying states. Click the links below to go directly to your level of interest or browse each page to compare salaries and states in each level.

Top 5 Highest Paying States for Elementary School Teachers
Top 5 Highest Paying States for Middle School Teachers
Top 5 Highest Paying States for High School Teachers

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