Virginia

Teachers in Virginia can expect to make salaries that are on the high to middle range. Nationally, Virginia ranks as 20th in the nation when it comes to average teacher salaries. Both new and experienced teachers can expect to make salaries that are on this level, as new teacher salaries hover at 21st in the nation as well. While this may not seem like an especially high ranking, it does mark an increase from previous years in an attempt for Virginia to keep up with rising inflation. There is a good demand for teachers in Virginia, which may make it easier for those just starting out to find employment in the state. Applicants may be helped in finding employment and securing a higher salary by attaining additional certifications or degrees.

Average Teacher Salaries in Virginia

Salaries are from the 2007-2008 Loudoun County Public Schools and reflect entry level wages.

  • Average Teacher Salary (Bachelor’s Degree): $40,986
  • Average Teacher Salary (Master’s Degree): $46,109
  • Average Teacher Salary (PhD): $51,233

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