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Teachers' Salaries, 1922

1922 Teachers' Salaries

State or Territory Annual Salary in Dollars % of National Average State or Territory Annual Salary in Dollars % of National Average State or Territory Annual Salary in Dollars % of National Average
Alabama 602 54 Missouri 1,085 93 West Virginia 912 78
Arizona 1,558 134 Montana 1,158 99 Wisconsin 1,266 109
Arkansas 738 66 Nebraska 1,042 89 Wyoming 1,006 86
California 1,849 166 Nevada 1,342 115 Canal Zone 1,457 125
Colorado 1,107 95 New Hampshire 1,016 87 Guam 1,858 159
Connecticut 1,479 127 New Jersey 1,676 144 Hawaii 1,687 145
Delaware 1,216 104 New Mexico 1,056 91 Puerto Rico 852 73
District of Columbia 1,484 127 New York 1,910 171 Virgin Islands 581 50
Florida 637 57 North Carolina 657 59 UNITED STATES 1,166 100
Georgia 571 51 North Dakota 969 83
Idaho 1,171 100 Ohio 1,369 123
Illinois 1,426 122 Oklahoma 994 85
Indiana 1,263 108 Oregon 1,190 102
Iowa 934 80 Pennsylvania 1,244 107
Kansas 1,045 90 Rhode Island 1,407 121
Kentucky 728 62 South Carolina 587 53
Louisiana 906 81 South Dakota 941 81
Maine 780 67 Tennessee 540 48
Maryland 1,191 102 Texas 814 73
Massachusetts 1,617 145 Utah 1,254 108
Michigan 1,229 105 Vermont 831 71
Minnesota 1,113 95 Virginia 696 62
Mississippi 448 40 Washington 1,475 127

US AVERAGE=$1,166

SOURCE: The Chicago Daily News Almanac and Year Book. 1926. p. 320.

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