ERIC Number: ED202123
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Salary Schedules, 1978-79. Research Memo.
Proetsch, Jean L.
Information on 1,021 salary schedules for teachers from the 1,495 public school systems in the United States with enrollments of 6,000 or more during the 1978-79 school year is included in this report. Eight tables present data that are briefly analyzed in an introductory statement. Table 1 presents the estimated number of public school systems enrolling 6,000 or more pupils, ranked into five strata by enrollment, and indicate the number supplying salary data. Tables 2, 3, and 4 present mean and median scheduled minimum and maximum salaries, tabulated by teachers' levels of academic preparation, by enrollment grouping, and by geographic region. Tables 5 and 6 provide yearly comparisons of mean scheduled salaries tabulated by teachers' levels of academic preparation and by enrollment grouping, from 1968-69 through 1978-79, in terms of both actual dollar amounts and percentages of increase. Tables 7 and 8 present mean and median numbers of and amounts of increments in 1978-79 salary schedules, tabulated by teachers' levels of academic preparation. (PGD)
Descriptors: Educational Attainment, Educational Status Comparison, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Geographic Regions, Public School Teachers, Salary Wage Differentials, School Districts, School Statistics, Statistical Analysis, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.