Re: Substitute Teaching: input please?
Posted by Beth Clymo on 11/17/06
I sub in Lovingto, with my BS degree. I get $75 a day. I have been
other places and they get a lot whole lot more. With out my degree,
I would only get $45 without any school hours, $55 with an AA
In Hobbs a sub with a degree gets $55, non degree gets $50. What's
up with that? Texas is a better paying job for Subs and for
On 8/24/06, Teresa wrote:
> For one, I didn't say anything about the state's ability to
> teach it's children,I think this state (which by the way isn't
> capitalized!) has a very good governor who is constantly
> improving the education for our children. I didn't bash New
> Mexico, I bashed the substitute pay rate. How many people would
> disagree that the pay rate is low? For your information, I
> wasn't home schooled, why are you so bitter? Also, here are some
> links to school districts in Iowa, with substitute pay rates:
> After ten days in the same classroom,(in Iowa) substitute
> teachers receive per diem of the teacher pay. Here, after 60
> days substitutes get a per diem of 65&37; of the base pay salary.
> When were you in Iowa? In the 90's? Get over it! Find some
> positive aspect in your life, focus on that, and be happy.
> On 8/20/06, Been To Iowa wrote:
>> Teresa, stop bashing New Mexico and go back to Iowa.
>> You are lying about the pay rates there. I subbed all over
>> and generally earned $65 a day.
>> Go back to Iowa, and get a job there if it's so great.
>> New Mexico doesn't need negative people who dislike this State
>> teaching it's children.
>> I'll bet you were "home schooled" and that's why you are
>> so "smart!"
>> On 8/11/06, Teresa wrote:
>>> On 8/03/06, Jan Conwell wrote:
>>>> Hello from Florida!
>>>> We're currently stationed at Eglin AFB. My husband and I
>>>> will be moving to the Las Cruces/Alamagordo next summer
>>>> when he retires from the AF. I've taught (Civil Service)
>>>> in Air Force tech schools and faculty development for
>>>> almost ten years, but have no formal teaching
>>>> certification. I've also subbed (K-12) in Texas and
>>>> My goal is to work part time as a substitute once we
>>>> move...could someone advise me as to the pay,
>>>> requirements, and general atmosphere for subs?
>>>> P.S. I've enjoyed reading the threads on this board--very
>>> I live in Carlsbad, which is about 2.5 hours sw of
>>> Alamogordo. I have been subbing since I moved here last
>>> year. The pay here stinks, but then again, they let anyone
>>> without a serious criminal record substitute as long as they
>>> are 18, or maybe 19. Pay last year was $50 a day. Thats it!
>>> It went up to $65 this year. I find this frustrating because
>>> I moved from Iowa, who only let certified teachers
>>> substitute, and pay was anywhere from $100-$150 a day. As a
>>> certified teacher, I find it unfair that the pay is the
>>> same, but that's just me. Anyway, good luck!