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.