teacher salaries

New York ranked best state for teachers

Sep 28, 2017
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Teachers often feel overworked and underpaid. But local educators may be happy to learn one research firm has determined New York to be the best state for teachers.

Business First reviews teacher salaries

Oct 22, 2012

The teachers of the Sweet Home school district sit near the top of Business First's Teacher Pay Rankings of Upstate School Districts.

The publication ranked 430 upstate districts, listing Sweet Home in the fourth overall spot, the highest ranking among local districts.

The tiny Remsen district in Oneida County was first among upstate districts with a median teachers' pay of $89,000 annually.

According to Business First, no other district had a median teacher salary above $76,000.