Average Teacher Salaries
(A.R.S. §15-903.E, amended by Laws 2018, Ch. 285, §10)
1. Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2020 (budget year)*
2. Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2019 (prior year)
3. Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year
4. Percentage increase
The definition of a teacher is based on the Classroom Site Fund Performance Plan eligibility requirements, and the average salary is calculated solely on a teacher's base salary, not including stipends, performance contracts, or other payouts. The percentage increase since FY2018 for returning teachers is 12.4%. These increases equate to more than $6M in new monies for teacher pay.