University Professors And Their Exorbitant Salaries

For 2015-16, starting salaries for teachers will variety from $49,908 (bachelor’s degree, no prior teaching knowledge) to $78,603 (master’s degree, eight years teaching encounter, plus added coursework). The raise of $1875, $1125 has already been allocated by the State of Washington and the remaining $750 would be coming from Levy funds or discretionary funds. I only object to the way COLA is becoming discussed as if it is this enormous raise when that is not the complete story, particularly as the COLA is only getting applied to a portion of the salary and all of the SPS communication reads as if it was becoming applied to the entire salary. So if SPS has off-set that 13%, at distinct points in the last couple of years, then that off-set should be clearly daylighted and marked to the 13% that the State did not include.

Usually speaking in Seattle, 75% of a …