Average Teacher Salaries (A.R.S. §15-903.E)

Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2023 (budget year):    $ 54,215

Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2022 (prior year):  $ 53,257

Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year:  $ 958

Percentage increase:  2%


Teachers include the Prop 301 definition of teacher; salaries include all base pay amounts and all Classroom Site Fund Payments.
This calculation does not include any other retention, signing, or attendance stipend.


Traditionally, insurance benefits costs for all eligible staff (including medical, dental, vision, and life) have been fully covered by the District. Any increases to these benefits costs from year to year are not a part of the calculation above. FY 2023 the total amount of these costs are $8,997 per full time staff member.