Teachers would get $60K minimum salary under bill in Congress making grants to states

BY: - January 27, 2023

The bill includes a cost-of-living adjustment that would peg teacher salaries to inflation.

Raises, bonuses and more: Philly school district outlines its recruitment and retention plan

BY: - August 23, 2022

The average teacher salary will be about $82,000 in the state's largest school district this year.


Report: New teachers are earning 11% less than 30 years ago | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - March 28, 2022

New teachers make an average of $41,780 a year nationwide, underlining the staffing and retention problems districts face.

Some Pa. teachers could still get a raise as part of this year’s budget negotiations

BY: - June 25, 2019

Despite its lukewarm reception from Republicans, Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to give more than 5,000 Pennsylvania teachers a raise may still find a place in the budget legislation expected to reach his desk this week.


I’m a schoolteacher: I shouldn’t have to work two jobs to make ends meet. Raise Pa.’s teacher minimum wage

BY: - April 19, 2019

I hope 2019 is the year when lawmakers and the governor throw us a lifeline by raising the minimum teacher salary.