Which Country Pays its Upper-Secondary Teachers the Best?

Upper-Secondary Teachers' Average Monthly Gross Salary (USD) (USD), 2014 or latest
Education | February 22, 2018
$1.99
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Based on a comparison of 34 countries in 2014, Luxembourg ranked the highest in upper-secondary teachers' average monthly gross salary with USD 11,401 followed by United Kingdom and Canada. On the other end of the scale was Latvia with USD 653, Hungary with USD 771 and Estonia with USD 861.

Data for more countries are available at Upper-Secondary Teachers' Average Monthly Gross Salary (USD) indicator page.

Upper-Secondary Teachers' Average Monthly Gross Salary (USD) Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Australia USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,945 4,705 5,763 6,812 7,020
Austria USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,748 4,677 4,562 4,851 4,578
Belgium USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 5,849 5,894 5,673 6,124 5,780
Canada USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Denmark USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 7,106 7,057 6,813 7,152 6,635
Finland USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,977 4,845 4,759 5,063 4,851
Germany USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6,629 6,437 6,301 6,830 6,377
Ireland USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6,786 6,778 6,184 6,363 5,880
Luxembourg USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 11,433 11,713 11,001 11,564 11,227
Netherlands USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
New Zealand USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Norway USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 5,892 5,529 5,992 6,822 6,687
Sweden USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,730 ... 4,526 4,339
USA USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,536 4,599 4,644 4,737 4,914
United Kingdom USD ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 10,136 8,836 8,956 9,481 9,370