Missouri Teacher Salary
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 48th
Salary raise last year: 0.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 28.0 %
TeacherPortal Salary Comfort Score
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 34th 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.
How do salaries grow in Missouri?
Average Salary: $45,321
Student/Teacher Ratios in Missouri, 2011
Number of Students: 903,887
Students per Teacher: 13.0
Missouri teacher salaries vs. total education expenditures
Teacher Expenditures: $3,043,039,215
Percent Spent on Teachers: 35 %
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Teaching Schools in Missouri
- Early Childhood Education (Certification Only)
- Master of Education in Early Childhood Education
- Master of Education in Teaching & Learning
- Master of Education (M.ED.)
- AA in Education (Non-Licensure)
- M.Ed. - Teaching and Learning
- M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
- M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies