Re: Salary scale for Hawaii teachers

    Is the step 6 listing for one year experience or do you only get
    46K even if you are hired with 6 years?Thanks

    On 6/01/07, ilene wrote:
    > 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:
    >>> Hello,
    >>> 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.