Paying teachers what they're worth.Salaries for teachers are best in New Jersey, according to according to
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Bureau of the Census . The bureau took data from 2001 and found the national average teacher salary was $43,300. New Jersey was the highest at $$3,300; Connecticut was next at $52,700; California followed at $52,500; New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of was fourth at $52,000; and Michigan came in fifth at $50,700. South Dakota South Dakota (dəkō`tə), state in the N central United States. It is bordered by North Dakota (N), Minnesota and Iowa (E), Nebraska (S), and Wyoming and Montana (W). paid the least, $30,300. Meanwhile in Minnesota, Governor Tim Pawlenty is proposing to pay "super teachers" as much as $100,000 a year at the state's most challenged schools. The governor's plan would pump millions of money into pilot projects to see if basing teacher pay on student performance pays off.