Salary Structure Of Teachers In Private And Public Secondary Education
Secondary school teachers form the basis of the basic knowledge of tertiary institutions. It is painful for them to be recognized and this has automatically affected their monthly wages. The truth is that teaching is one of the least recognized professions and is among the worst paid.
Salary Structure Of Secondary School Teachers
Here we are concentrating our radar on the salary scale of high school teachers.
Secondary schools can be divided into two:
- Private secondary schools and
- Public secondary schools
Secondary schools are publicly owned by the state and the Federal Government.
Let’s analyse the salaries of the teachers of secondary schools in Nigeria, we will focus on all aspects ranging from the salary structure of teachers in Private secondary schools, teachers of state secondary schools and teachers of secondary schools of the federal government of Nigeria.
Salary structure of teachers in private and public secondary education
We have highlighted the salaries due both to private and public secondary schools or, better still, to the average monthly salary of teachers and private secondary schools.
Salary Scale Of Teachers In Private Secondary Education
Here we are talking about private secondary schools recognized (glorified primary schools).
The average salary of enelas secondary school teachers is 40,000 to 80,000, while private schools pay from 150,000 to 300,000 Naira. There are a few schools that pay you so high and as for teachers who want to get so fat take home payment, you need to meet certain requirements and have certain certifications and professional teaching.
Salary Structure Of Teachers In Public Secondary Schools
When it comes to state secondary schools, there are post-primary schools that are not owned by the federal government or private individuals, but by the state government in which the school is located.
The average salary teachers who works in the public school of the state, and will house an average of 50,000 to 90,000 Naira basic salary, although this figure tends to increase as the worker progresses in levels. Note that the different states set their salary structures for teachers, some states in particular in the South pay less than the previous ones. Although most schools in the North are the least paid and the main reason is their Western education ideology due to their religious convictions.
Salary Scale Of Federal Secondary School Teachers
The average salary of a secondary school teachers under the federal government is based on the levels achieved, there is no general amount, or fixed for all levels, but we can say that the rank of his basic salary is between 60,000 and 200,000 Naira from Level 8 at any age or year of service that the teacher retires.
Note that the above figures are not the exact salary of Nigeria high school teachers, but an estimate with which can be worked with.