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High school teacher salary in Joliet, IL

How much does a High School Teacher make in Joliet, IL?

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The average salary for a high school teacher is $72,871 per year in Joliet, IL. 2 salaries reported, updated at January 29, 2022

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Salaries by years of experience in Joliet, IL

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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for High School Teachers in Joliet, IL

  1. Chicago Public Schools
    1,869 reviews19 salaries reported
    $72,322per year
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Highest paying cities for High School Teachers near Joliet, IL

  1. Coal Valley, IL
    $64,340 per year
    66 salaries reported
  2. Richton Park, IL
    $61,791 per year
    15 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $59,741 per year
    430 salaries reported
  1. Palatine, IL
    $50,266 per year
    25 salaries reported
  2. Naperville, IL
    $49,931 per year
    12 salaries reported
  3. Champaign, IL
    $38,186 per year
    25 salaries reported
  1. Wheaton, IL
    $35,222 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Plainfield, IL
    $33,092 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Aurora, IL
    $31,583 per year
    21 salaries reported
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Where can a High School Teacher earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for High School Teachers

Most recommended skill

Public Speaking(earn +37.84% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 33.33% since 2018. High School Teachers with this skill earn +37.84% more than the average base salary, which is $72,871 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20133increase by 3
20141decrease by 66.67%
20155increase by 400.00%
20166increase by 20.00%
20172decrease by 66.67%
20183increase by 50.00%
20194increase by 33.33%

Top companies hiring High School Teachers with the recommended skill

Abri Credit Union
Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202
Oswego Community Unit School District 308
Brightmont Academy
Joliet Public Schools District 86
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for High School Teachers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 3,350 ratings

48% of High School Teachers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Joliet, IL?


Job openings

Average $19.31 per hour

Elementary School Teacher

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Average $21.36 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a High School Teacher

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