Teachers are paid according to their level of experience and the roles they have within their school community. As you move through your teaching career, salary is determined by years of service, qualifications and promotional levels.
Currently the salary for a beginning teacher salary in Queensland is approximately $70,000 per year. Some of our most experienced teachers currently earn $98,000 a year.
Additionally if you want to step into a school leadership role, such as Head of Department, Deputy Principal, or even Principal you can currently earn up to $160,000 a year.
There are also a broad range of additional financial incentives and benefits, including flights, subsidised accommodation and professional development opportunities available to teachers depending on their personal circumstances and the community they are teaching in.
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