teacher-salaries

COMMENTARY

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.

COMMENTARY

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.