Re: Salary scale for Hawaii teachers
Pat: It is right that if you start at 41K, you stay at 41K until
the union negotiates a raise or you complete 15 credits, aligned
with your school's ACFIN, through PDERI. After step 7 you remain
at the same salary unless and until the union negotiates. Good
luck. On 5/23/07, Pat wrote:
> You have to be a teacher, and log onto the HSTA website to see
the full pay
> scale. All you need is you last name and SSN.
> On 5/10/07, Brian wrote:
>> How is the pay scale for teachers constructed in Hawaii?
>> I was on the phone with recruitment today. She was saying
>> that you don't move up in pay each year. Rather your
>> salary stays the same from year to year until the teachers
>> union negotiates a mass pay raise for all teachers.
>> This can't be right. If that were the case, you would be
>> hired in at about $41k for SATEP 6, and then never receive
>> a pay raise until the next union contract negotiation.
>> Every state I've seen has a year-by-year pay increase
>> built into the guide. There is no way you start out at
>> $41k and then stay there next year and the year afer.
>> How would anybody reach maximum? I can't seem to find
>> *any* information on what a Hawaii teacher is paid beyond
>> step 6. For example, what does a Hawaii teacher on step
>> 10 earn?
>> All I could find was this:
>> Underneath the chart, it says this: "The classes II, III
>> and VII are entry levels on the Teacher Salary Schedule."
>> So where does the salary go after this? I've spent at
>> least 6 hours trying to find this information out.
>> There has to be a pay grid somewhere.