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My Turn: Much of teachers' work time invisible to the public eye

...address the perception that teachers do not work as many hours as people in other professions do. He stated: "If the average teacher worked 10 hours each day, they'd work 1,830 hours for the year. The average 40-hour worker puts in 2,080...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-12-19/my-turn-much-teachers-work-time-invis
Opinion
My Turn: 'Flat funding' won't allow teachers to get everything they want

...which are currently paid by the district. If the average teacher worked 10 hours each day, they'd work 1,830 hours...wouldn't that equate to a .67 FTE position?The average teacher salary is $69,179 for nine months and they are...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-12-16/my-turn-flat-funding-wont-allow-teach
Opinion
Teacher pay slides due to newer hire

...studies, are examples of why average teacher salaries have declined about...distinction of having the highest average teacher salary in the nation. ``We...was $39,385. Statewide the average teacher salary this year is $46,312...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032599/Loc_teacher.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...studies, are examples of why average teacher salaries have declined about...distinction of having the highest average teacher salary in the nation. He bases...was $39,385. Statewide the average teacher salary this year is $46,312...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032599/Loc_teacher.shtml
Alaska ranks 10th nationwide in teacher salaries

...Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. "To know that we've got an attractive salary will help in recruiting." Average teacher salaries for Alaska educators was $49,028 during the 2001-02 school year, the survey showed. That was up from...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070603/sta_teacherpay.shtml
News
Employer greed part of high living cost

...Alaska used to be paid the highest average salary in the nation. I doubt the state ranks in the top 10 states of average teacher salary anymore. Beginning teacher salaries in Juneau are pitifully low. Alaska Airlines forced a two-tier salary...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073106/let_20060731003.shtml
Opinion
Alaska trying to lure teachers to cope with national shortage

...enough money to districts so that they can increase teacher pay. Just five years ago, Alaska offered the highest average teacher salary in the country, according to the Association of Alaska School Boards. Last year, the state ranked sixth...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062100/Loc_teachers.html
Local
Word of Mouth

...people are off. They are taking home tests to grade and stories to read. Teachers work hard 12 months a year. The average teacher salary for nine months is not nearly $50,000. They only receive that amount if that they have been teaching for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021301/Ope_Word.html
Opinion
Word of Mouth

...How many administrative positions have been added in the last seven years? Teachers have received raises. The average teacher's salary for nine months is nearly $50,000 or about $5,500 per month. This nine-month year includes two...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021101/Ope_word.html
Opinion
Debating student loan forgiveness

...combat a teacher shortage, said Beth Nordlund, the department's legislative liaison. Over the last 10 years the average teacher salary in Alaska has gone down almost 12 percent in inflation-adjusted dollars, the largest decrease in the nation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020401/Loc_StudentLoan.html
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