ERIC Number: ED326511
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-May
Reference Count: N/A
SREB Teacher Salary Update: Estimated Averages, 1980 to 1990; Proposed Increases, 1991.
Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.
This fact sheet provides figures on teacher salaries in the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) states--Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. A table is included of estimated average salaries and estimated increases for the SREB states and for the United States. The statistical data are presented under the headings: estimated average teacher salary for 1989-1990; percent of change in salary for 1980 to 1990; percent change 1989 to 1990; and proposed/estimated percent increase for 1990-1991. In the past 10 years, the estimated national average teacher salary has gone from nearly $16,000 to just over $31,400 (up 96.1 percent). The SREB average has changed by 95.3 percent, from about $14,000 to $27,338. (JDD)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Elementary Secondary Education, National Surveys, Promotion (Occupational), Public School Teachers, Public Schools, State Legislation, State Surveys, Teacher Salaries
Southern Regional Education Board, 592 Tenth Street, N.W., Atlanta, GA 30318-5790.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.