Salary Comfort Score: 3rd
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Michigan is third on our comfort scale because there are great lakes and good teacher salaries.  New teachers make an average starting salary of $34,724 and an average overall salary of $63,940.  

If you enjoy natural beauty,  snowy winters, and desire an affordable lifestyle, this northern state is a great place to become a teacher.

Teachers that have a Master's Degree live even better in Michigan - but you'll be comfortable with a standard teaching certificate if you don't mind a few less canoe and hunting trips or a cabin in the UP!

Source : National Education Association (nea.org), 2011

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