The average teacher salary in the state of Mississippi is $50,000, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS also reports that teachers in Mississippi earn an average of $9,000 more than their colleagues in other states.
The best-paid teachers in Mississippi earn as much as $95,000 per year, while the lowest-paid can make less than $40,000. To see how your county compares, check out our breakdown below:
2021-22 TEACHER SALARIES FOR SOUTH MISSISSIPPI DISTRICTS