Texas Teacher Salary
Starting Teacher Salary Rank: 23rd
Salary raise last year: 0.0 %
Salary raise over 10 years: 26.0 %
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Sure, Texas residents get tired of hearing don't mess with Texas - but would keep Texas tidy have been any better?
These kinds of language issues are just some of the challenges that Texas teachers face. Fortunately, Texas pays new teachers well - Texas teacher starting salaries start at $34,234. It obviously depends on the school district - Houston Independent School District (or ISD), Austin ISD, Dallas ISD, El Paso ISD, etc. all range greatly in pay. You'll want to search for those districts separately.
Texas is renowned for very specific curriculum requirements, and the online site for the Texas State Curriculum is updated often. You can learn more about creating curricula by getting your certificate in curriculum creation.
Everything's bigger in Texas, so they say - help make children's brains bigger as well!
How do salaries grow in Texas?
Average Salary: $48,638
Student/Teacher Ratios in Texas, 2011
Number of Students: 4,912,385
Students per Teacher: 15.0
Texas teacher salaries vs. total education expenditures
Teacher Expenditures: $16,164,828,906
Percent Spent on Teachers: 37 %
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Teaching Schools in Texas
- M.A. Teaching (K-8)
- Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Preparation Program (K-8)
- MA in Education/Secondary Teacher Education/Middle Level
- MA in Education/Teacher Education Secondary Mathematics
- San Antonio
- MEd in Teaching and Learning - Gifted Education Focus
- MEd in Early Childhood Education