Colorado Teacher Salary
Average Teacher Salary Rank: 26th
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 37th
Salary raise last year: 0.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 25.0 %
Colorado is 36th on our comfort scale with starting salaries of $32,095 and average salaries of $49,228. If the great outdoors is your thing, this is a great place to be a teacher. The song America the Beautiful was inspired by the views from Pike's Peak in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
How do salaries grow in Colorado?
Average Salary: $49,228
Student/Teacher Ratios in Colorado, 2011
Number of Students: 843,315
Students per Teacher: 17.0
Colorado teacher salaries vs. total education expenditures
Teacher Expenditures: $2,384,196,518
Percent Spent on Teachers: 29 %