Average Teacher Salary Rank: 26th
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 23rd
Salary raise last year: 1.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 29.0 %
Kentucky is 11th on our comfort scale with a starting salary of $35,166 and average salary of $50,203. 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.