ERIC Number: ED213678
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
AFT Research Report: Scheduled Teachers Salaries, 1981-82 School Year. Issues in Economics.
American Federation of Teachers, Washington, DC.
Summaries of 1981-1982 salary schedules for 85 local affiliates of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) are provided in tabular form. The data were extracted from contracts on file with the AFT Department of Research and from surveys of selected AFT local affiliates. The first summary section presents a compilation of entry level salary or bachelor's degree salary, maximum salary with a master's degree, and maximum salary available for teachers in 23 states, the District of Columbia, and Guam. This section is followed by salary summaries of each local affiliate, including: (1) contract duration; (2) salaries at the first, fifth, and tenth steps; (3) maximum salary for entry level; (4) master's degree salaries; and (5) maximum salary for each step. The average beginning salary was $14,329, ranging from $11,261 to $16,180. The maximum salary available to teachers in the sample ranged from $17,200 to $39,138. (FG)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Federation of Teachers, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: American Federation of Teachers; Guam; United States