First Year Teacher Salaries at Phoenix Union High School District

Posted by Community Relations on 4/13/2016

First year teachers at Phoenix Union High School District will break the $40,000 salary for the first time in 2016-17 according to a salary package approved by the Governing Board, April 7, but contingent upon voter approval of Proposition 123, May 17.   Newly hired teachers,with a masters, can receive up to eight years experience on the salary schedule, earning $54,828.

The Board also approved a re-organization plan for the District office, presented by Superintendent Dr. Chad Gestson to better support the District’s strategic plan. The restructuring of District divisions, new leadership values, and new job descriptions were part of the plan. Among those changes, assistant superintendents will be chief officers, and executive directors will direct six areas--teaching and learning; technology and innovation; leadership; talent, logistics and a controller.

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