How Much Lower-Secondary Teachers Make Relative to the Average?

Lower-Secondary Teachers' Salary (As % of Average Salary) (%), 2014 or latest
Education | February 22, 2018
$1.99
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Based on a comparison of 30 countries in 2014, United Kingdom ranked the highest in lower-secondary teachers' salary as a percentage of average salary with 199% followed by Luxembourg and Germany. On the other end of the scale was Hungary with 60.9%, Iceland with 64.2% and Estonia with 64.4%.

Data for more countries are available at Lower-Secondary Teachers' Salary (As % of Average Salary) indicator page.

Lower-Secondary Teachers' Salary (As % of Average Salary) Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Australia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 109% 110% 110% 110% 109%
Canada % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Chile % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 195% 166% 163% 160%
Denmark % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 112% 117% 114% 112% 111%
Germany % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 157% 158% 161% 160% 159%
Greece % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 111% 110% 119% 107% 101%
Ireland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 113% 118% 117% 113% 112%
Japan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 138% 142% 138% 134% 136% ... ...
Luxembourg % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 178% 188% 182% 179% 185%
Netherlands % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Portugal % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 162% 163% 161% 172% 152%
Slovenia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 121% 131% 126% 125% 125%
Spain % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 146% 144% 146% 140% 136%
USA % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 107% 108% 107% 106% 108%
United Kingdom % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 226% 226% 227% 227% 222%