North Carolina teacher salaries

Education
12:35 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Currently Enrolled NC Teachers Will Get Master's Pay Under Revised Plan

Gov. Pat McCrory speaks during a news conference Monday at Ragsdale High School in Jamestown.
Credit WFDD photo by Molly Burke

Last year the North Carolina General Assembly voted to end supplemental pay for teachers who earn master’s degrees. Even teachers who were at the time enrolled in Master’s programs would not get the ten percent supplement for their advanced degrees. 

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Education
3:57 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

McCrory Announces Increase in Starting Pay for Teachers

Credit WFDD Photo by Molly Burke

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory returned Monday to Jamestown’s Ragsdale High School – his alma mater - to announce an increase in pay for new teachers.

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Education
5:36 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

NC Ranks Near the Bottom in Teacher Salaries

The president of the North Carolina Association of Educators says he's worried about legislative action that could eliminate class size restrictions in the public school system.
Credit Keri Brown

Summer break is in full swing for many students across the country, but many educators are already preparing for the new school year. Some North Carolina educators are in Atlanta this week for the National Education Association’s 151st annual Representative Assembly.

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