How much does a High School Teacher make in Colorado?

Average High School Teacher Yearly Salary in Colorado

High School Teachers earn an average yearly salary of $53,640. Salaries typically start from $35,190 and go up to $77,450.

Average High School Teacher Hourly Wage in Colorado

High School Teachers earn an average hourly wage of $25.79. Hourly wages typically start from $16.92 and go up to $37.24.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

89%
Full-Time
11%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
397
RATINGS
High School Teachers average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places High School Teachers in the 12th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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High School Teacher Earnings by Seniority

Top End High School Teacher Earnings

The highest earning High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

$37.24
an hour
$77,450
per year
Senior High School Teacher Earnings

Senior High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

$30.97
an hour
$64,410
per year
Experienced High School Teacher Earnings

Experienced High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

$24.42
an hour
$50,790
per year
Junior High School Teacher Earnings

Junior High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

$20.12
an hour
$41,850
per year
Starting High School Teacher Earnings

Starting High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

$16.92
an hour
$35,190
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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High School Teacher Salary Comparison

High School Teachers earn more than 57% percent of similar careers in Colorado.

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Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)