$57k $57k
961k 961k
5.8% 5.8%
3.0/5 3.0/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does a High School Teacher make in Colorado?

Average High School Teacher Yearly Salary in Colorado

High School Teachers earn a median salary of $50,000 per year. Salaries typically start from $34,700 and go up to $75,800.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

92%
Full-Time
8%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
243
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 8th 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:

N/A an hour $75,800
per year
Senior High School Teacher Earnings

Senior High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

N/A an hour $63,260
per year
Experienced High School Teacher Earnings

Experienced High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

N/A an hour $50,000
per year
Junior High School Teacher Earnings

Junior High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

N/A an hour $41,110
per year
Starting High School Teacher Earnings

Starting High School Teachers in Colorado earn:

N/A an hour $34,700
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 50% percent of Education & Childcare careers in Colorado. High School Teacher salaries are in the top 59% of all careers in Colorado.

Principal Salary in Colorado $86k
School Psychologist Salary in Colorado $74k
Librarian Salary in Colorado $61k
Music Teacher Salary in Colorado $53k
Special Education Teacher Salary in Colorado $52k
High School Teacher Salary $50k
School Counselor Salary in Colorado $46k
Physical Education Teacher Salary in Colorado $46k
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Colorado $36k
Teacher Assistant Salary in Colorado $26k
Childcare Worker Salary in Colorado $23k
Source:

Historical salary for High School Teachers in Colorado

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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