- Staff Reporter
With World Teachers’ Day around the corner and teaching among the lowest-paid professions that require a bachelor’s degree, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States for Teachers as well as accompanying videos.
In order to help educators find the best opportunities and teaching environments in the U.S., WalletHub analyzed the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 23 key metrics, ranging from teachers’ income growth potential to pupil-teacher ratio to teacher safety.
Teacher-Friendliness of Louisiana (1=Best; 25=Avg.):
29th – Avg. Salary for Teachers (Adjusted for Cost of Living)
50th – Quality of School System
23rd – Pupil-Teacher Ratio
27th – Public-School Spending per Student
50th – Teachers’ Income Growth Potential
26th – Projected Competition in Year 2026
45th – 10-Year Change in Teacher Salaries
46th – Teacher Safety
For the full report, please visit: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-and-worst-states-for-teachers/7159/
Article sourced from provided press release.