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H. B. 3290


(By Delegate Cann)
[Introduced March 25, 2005; referred to the
Committee on Education then Finance.]




A BILL to amend and reenact §18A-4-2 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to providing additional state minimum salary for certain teachers.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §18A-4-2 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 4. SALARIES, WAGES AND OTHER BENEFITS.

§18A-4-2. State minimum salaries for teachers.
(a) Each teacher shall receive the amount prescribed in the "state minimum salary schedule I" as set forth in this section, specific additional amounts prescribed in this section or article, and any county supplement in effect in a county pursuant to section five-a of this article during the contract year. Provided, That beginning on the first day of July, two thousand two, and thereafter, each teacher shall receive the amount prescribed in "state minimum salary schedule II" as set forth in this section, specific additional amounts prescribed in this section or article, and any county supplement in effect in a county pursuant to section five-a of this article during the contract year
STATE MINIMUM SALARY SCHEDULE I

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11)
Years 4th 3rd
2nd
A.B.
M.A. M.A. M.A. Doc-

Exp.
Class Class Class A.B. +15 M.A. +15 +30 +45 torate

0 21,084 21,721 21,976 23,186 23,921 25,629 26,364 27,099 27,834 28,834
1 21,365 22,002 22,257 23,651 24,386 26,094 26,829 27,564 28,299 29,299
2 21,646 22,284 22,539 24,116 24,851 26,559 27,294 28,029 28,764 29,764
3 21,928 22,565 22,820 24,581 25,316 27,024 27,759 28,494 29,229 30,229
4 22,445 23,082 23,338 25,282 26,017 27,725 28,460 29,195 29,930 30,930
5 22,726 23,364 23,619 25,747 26,482 28,190 28,925 29,660 30,395 31,395
6 23,008 23,645 23,900 26,212 26,947 28,655 29,390 30,125 30,860 31,860
7 22,008 23,926 24,182 26,677 27,412 29,120 29,855 30,590 31,325 32,325
8 22,008 24,208 24,463 27,142 27,877 29,585 30,320 31,055 31,790 32,790
9 22,008   24,744 27,607 28,342 30,050 30,785 31,520 32,255 33,255
10 22,008   25,025 28,073 28,808 30,516 31,251 31,986 32,721 33,721
11 22,008     28,538 29,273 30,981 31,716 32,451 33,186 34,186
12 22,008     29,003 29,738 31,446 32,181 32,916 33,651 34,651
13 22,008     29,468 30,203 31,911 32,646 33,381 34,116 35,116
14 22,008         32,376 33,111 33,846 34,581 35,581
15 22,008         32,841 33,576 34,311 35,046 36,046
16 22,008         33,306 34,041 34,776 35,511 36,511
17 22,008             35,241 35,976 36,976
18 22,008             35,706 36,441 37,441
19 22,008             36,171 36,906 37,906
STATE MINIMUM SALARY SCHEDULE II

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11)
Years 4th 3rd
2nd
A.B.
M.A. M.A. M.A. Doc-

Exp.
Class Class Class A.B. +15 M.A. +15 +30 +45 torate

0 21,888 22,525 22,780 23,990 24,725 26,433 27,168 27,903 28,638 29,638
1 22,205 22,842 23,097 24,491 25,226 26,934 27,669 28,404 29,139 30,139
2 22,522 23,160 23,415 24,992 25,727 27,435 28,170 28,905 29,640 30,640
3 22,840 23,477 23,732 25,493 26,228 27,936 28,671 29,406 30,141 31,141
4 23,393 24,030 24,286 26,230 26,965 28,673 29,408 30,143 30,878 31,878
5 23,710 24,348 24,603 26,731 27,466 29,174 29,909 30,644 31,379 32,379
6 24,028 24,665 24,920 27,232 27,967 29,675 30,410 31,145 31,880 32,880
7   24,982 25,238 27,733 28,468 30,176 30,911 31,646 32,381 33,381
8 22,008 25,300 25,555 28,234 28,969 30,677 31,412 32,147 32,882 33,882
9     25,872 28,735 29,470 31,178 31,913 32,648 33,383 34,383
10 22,008   26,189 29,237 29,972 31,680 32,415 33,150 33,885 34,885
11 22,008     29,738 30,473 32,181 32,916 33,651 34,386 35,386
12 22,008     30,239 30,974 32,682 33,417 34,152 34,887 35,887
13 22,008     30,740 31,475 33,183 33,918 34,653 35,388 36,388
14 22,008         33,684 34,419 35,154 35,889 36,889
15 22,008         34,185 34,920 35,655 36,390 37,390
16 22,008         34,686 35,421 36,156 36,891 37,891
17 22,008             36,657 37,392 38,392
18 22,008             37,158 37,893 38,893
19 22,008             37,659 38,394 39,394
(b) Six hundred dollars shall be paid annually to each classroom teacher who has at least twenty years of teaching experience. The payments: (i) Shall be in addition to any amounts prescribed in the applicable state minimum salary schedule; (ii) shall be paid in equal monthly installments; and (iii) shall be considered a part of the state minimum salaries for teachers.
(c) Effective until the first day of July, two thousand two, in addition to any amounts prescribed in the applicable state minimum salary schedule, each professional educator shall be paid annually the following incremental increases in accordance with their years of experience. The payments shall be paid in equal monthly installments and shall be considered a part of the state minimum salaries for teachers.
Years of Experience
Increment

31
534

32
534

33
534

34
534

35
534

(d) On and after the first day of July, two thousand two,
(c) In addition to any amounts prescribed in the applicable state minimum salary schedule, each professional educator shall be paid annually the following incremental increases in accordance with their years of experience. The payments shall be paid in equal monthly installments and shall be considered a part of the state minimum salaries for teachers.
Years of Experience
Increment

29
570

30
570

31
570

32
570

33
570

34
570

35
570

(d) Five thousand dollars shall be paid annually to each classroom teacher who:
(1) Holds full state certification to teach in the subject area of mathematics and teaches in this subject area in grades seven through twelve; or
(2) Holds full state certification to teach in the subject area of science and teaches in this subject area in grades seven through twelve; or
(3) Holds full state certification to reading specialist.
(e) Payments pursuant to subsection (d) of this section shall be:
(1) In addition to any amounts prescribed in the applicable state minimum salary schedule;
(2) Paid in equal monthly installments; and
(3) Considered a part of the state minimum salaries for teachers.



NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to provide an additional $5,000 in state minimum salary to fully certified math and science teachers who teach in these subjects in grades seven through twelve and to certified reading specialists.

Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from the present law, and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.
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