Average Teacher Salary Rank: 28th
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 20th
Salary raise last year: -1.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 33.0 %
Kentucky is 8th on our comfort scale with a starting salary of $35,075 and average salary of $48,908. Right in the middle of the pack, you'll probably want to strongly consider getting a Master's Degree in Education and bumping up to the next pay grade.