2016-2017 Minimum Salary Schedule

This page contains information about the state minimum salary schedule for classroom teachers, full-time librarians, full-time counselors, and full-time registered nurses. In no instance may a school district pay less than the state base salary listed for that individual's years of experience as determined by Section 153.1021 of the Texas Administrative Code, Commissioner’s Rules on Creditable Years of Service.

Section 21.401 of the TEC specifies that an educator employed under a 10-month contract must provide a minimum of 187 days of service, unless the furlough program, as stated under Section 21.4021, is implemented.

2016-2017 Minimum Salary Schedule

Years of
Experience
Credited

Monthly Salary

Annual Salary
(10 month contract)

0

2,808

28,080

1

2,869

28,690

2

2,929

29,290

3

2,989

29,890

4

3,117

31,170

5

3,244

32,440

6

3,372

33,720

7

3,490

34,900

8

3,602

36,020

9

3,708

37,080

10

3,808

38,080

11

3,902

39,020

12

3,993

39,930

13

4,076

40,760

14

4,156

41,560

15

4,231

42,310

16

4,303

43,030

17

4,370

43,700

18

4,434

44,340

19

4,494

44,940

20 & Over

4,551

45,510