Tennessee Teacher Salary
Average Teacher Salary Rank: 43rd
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 28th
Salary raise last year: 0.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 22.0 %
Tennessee is 19th on our comfort scale with starting salaries of $33,287 and average salaries of $45,891. This state is famous for being the hotbed of country music. So, if you've got a thing for Kenney Chesney and friends, this is a great place for you to teach and get your master's in education.
How do salaries grow in Tennessee?
Average Salary: $45,891
Student/Teacher Ratios in Tennessee, 2011
Number of Students: 988,822
Students per Teacher: 15.0
Tennessee teacher salaries vs. total education expenditures
Teacher Expenditures: $2,957,668,976
Percent Spent on Teachers: 36 %