Average Teacher Salary Rank: 39th
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 27th
Salary raise last year: 1.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 21.0 %
The heartland is a great place to be for teachers. Besides the richness of life in the midwest and family values, you'll find teachers live very comfortably.
At 13th on our comfort scale, the state allocates 35% of their education budget to teacher salaries - and you'll be well supported in your classroom in other ways as well.
You can learn more about creating curricula by getting your certificate in curriculum creation.
The Show Me state does show you the money and support as a teacher.