AZ Teacher Pay Update

The State of Arizona recently responded to demands for higher teacher pay with a plan to increase base K-12 funding to provide a 20% teacher pay increase by the fall of 2020. ATRA analyzed Arizona teacher pay earlier this year, providing relevant facts and context to the policy issue. With this dramatic taxpayer investment, Arizona’s relative teacher pay ranking shifts considerably. This release also highlights conclusions from our K-12 funding studies.

August, 2018