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Senate Bill No. 303

(By Senators Unger, D. Hall, Jenkins, Miller and Cann)

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[Introduced January 8, 2014; referred to the Committee on Education; and then to the Committee on Finance.]

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A BILL to amend and reenact §18A-4-2 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to state minimum salaries for teachers; and providing a five-percent pay increase to all public school 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) Beginning July 1, 2011 2014, and continuing thereafter, each teacher shall receive the amount prescribed in the State Minimum Salary Schedule 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

(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

26,917

27,606

27,872

29,315

30,076

31,843

32,604

33,365

34,126

35,161

1

27,245

27,934

28,200

29,833

30,594

32,362

33,123

33,883

34,644

35,679

2

27,574

28,262

28,528

30,352

31,113

32,880

33,641

34,402

35,163

36,198

3

27,902

28,590

28,856

30,871

31,631

33,399

34,160

34,920

35,681

36,716

4

28,474

29,162

29,428

31,633

32,394

34,162

34,923

35,683

36,444

37,479

5

28,802

29,490

29,756

32,152

32,913

34,680

35,441

36,202

36,963

37,998

6

29,130

29,818

30,084

32,670

33,431

35,199

35,960

36,720

37,481

38,516

7

29,458

30,147

30,412

33,189

33,950

35,717

36,478

37,239

38,000

39,035

8

29,786

30,475

30,741

33,707

34,468

36,236

36,997

37,757

38,518

39,553

9

30,114

30,803

31,069

34,226

34,987

36,754

37,515

38,276

39,037

40,072

10

30,443

31,131

31,397

34,746

35,506

37,274

38,035

38,796

39,556

40,591

11

30,771

31,459

31,725

35,264

36,025

37,793

38,553

39,314

40,075

41,110

12

31,099

31,787

32,053

35,783

36,543

38,311

39,072

39,833

40,593

41,628

13

31,427

32,115

32,381

36,301

37,062

38,830

39,590

40,351

41,112

42,147

14

31,755

32,443

32,709

36,820

37,580

39,348

40,109

40,870

41,630

42,665

15

32,083

32,771

33,037

37,338

38,099

39,867

40,627

41,388

42,149

43,184

16

32,411

33,099

33,365

37,857

38,617

40,385

41,146

41,907

42,667

43,702

17

32,739

33,428

33,693

38,375

39,136

40,904

41,665

42,425

43,186

44,221

18

33,067

33,756

34,022

38,894

39,655

41,422

42,183

42,944

43,705

44,740

19

33,395

34,084

34,350

39,412

40,173

41,941

42,702

43,462

44,223

45,258

20

33,723

34,412

34,678

39,931

40,692

42,459

43,220

43,981

44,742

45,777

21

34,052

34,740

35,006

40,449

41,210

42,978

43,739

44,499

45,260

46,295

22

34,380

35,068

35,334

40,968

41,729

43,496

44,257

45,018

45,779

46,814

23

34,708

35,396

35,662

41,487

42,247

44,015

44,776

45,536

46,297

47,332

24

35,036

35,724

35,990

42,005

42,766

44,534

45,294

46,055

46,816

47,851

25

35,364

36,052

36,318

42,524

43,284

45,052

45,813

46,574

47,334

48,369

26

35,692

36,380

36,646

43,042

43,803

45,571

46,331

47,092

47,853

48,888

27

36,020

36,708

36,974

43,561

44,321

46,089

46,850

47,611

48,371

49,406

28

36,348

37,037

37,302

44,079

44,840

46,608

47,368

48,129

48,890

49,925

29

36,676

37,365

37,631

44,598

45,358

47,126

47,887

48,648

49,408

50,443

30

37,004

37,693

37,959

45,116

45,877

47,645

48,405

49,166

49,927

50,962

31

37,333

38,021

38,287

45,635

46,396

48,163

48,924

49,685

50,445

51,480

32

37,661

38,349

38,615

46,153

46,914

48,682

49,443

50,203

50,964

51,999

33

37,989

38,677

38,943

46,672

47,433

49,200

49,961

50,722

51,483

52,518

34

38,317

39,005

39,271

47,190

47,951

49,719

50,480

51,240

52,001

53,036

35

38,645

39,333

39,599

47,709

48,470

50,237

50,998

51,759

52,520

53,555

STATE MINIMUM SALARY SCHEDULE

(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

28,263

28,986

29,266

30,781

31,580

33,435

34,234

35,033

35,832

36,919

1

28,607

29,331

29,610

31,325

32,124

33,980

34,779

35,577

36,376

37,463

2

28,953

29,675

29,954

31,870

32,669

34,524

35,323

36,122

36,921

38,008

3

29,297

30,020

30,299

32,415

33,213

35,069

35,868

36,666

37,46537,465

38,552

4

29,898

30,620

30,899

33,215

34,014

35,870

36,669

37,467

38,266

39,353

5

30,242

30,965

31,244

33,760

34,559

36,414

37,213

38,012

38,811

39,898

6

30,587

31,309

31,588

34,304

35,103

36,959

37,758

38,556

39,355

40,442

7

30,931

31,654

31,933

34,848

35,648

37,503

38,302

39,101

39,900

40,987

8

31,275

31,999

32,278

35,392

36,191

38,048

38,847

39,645

40,444

41,531

9

31,620

32,343

32,622

35,937

36,736

38,592

39,391

40,190

40,989

42,076

10

31,965

32,688

32,967

36,483

37,281

39,138

39,937

40,736

41,534

42,621

11

32,310

33,032

33,311

37,027

37,826

39,683

40,481

41,280

42,079

43,166

12

32,654

33,376

33,656

37,572

38,370

40,227

41,026

41,825

42,623

43,709

13

32,998

33,721

34,000

38,116

38,915

40,772

41,570

42,369

43,168

44,254

14

33,343

34,065

34,344

38,661

39,459

41,315

42,114

42,914

43,712

44,798

15

33,687

34,410

34,689

39,205

40,004

41,860

42,658

43,457

44,256

45,343

16

34,032

34,754

35,033

39,750

40,548

42,404

43,203

44,002

44,800

45,887

17

34,376

35,099

35,378

40,294

41,093

42,949

43,748

44,546

45,345

46,432

18

34,720

35,444

35,723

40,839

41,638

43,493

44,292

45,091

45,890

46,977

19

35,065

35,788

36,068

41,383

42,182

44,038

44,837

45,635

46,434

47,521

20

35,409

36,133

36,412

41,928

42,727

44,582

45,381

46,180

46,979

48,066

21

35,755

36,477

36,756

42,471

43,271

45,127

45,926

46,724

47,523

48,610

22

36,099

36,821

37,101

43,016

43,815

45,671

46,470

47,269

48,068

49,155

23

36,443

37,166

37,445

43,561

44,359

46,216

47,015

47,813

48,612

49,699

24

36,788

37,510

37,790

44,105

44,904

46,761

47,559

48,358

49,157

50,244

25

37,132

37,855

38,134

44,650

45,448

47,305

48,104

48,903

49,701

50,787

26

37,477

38,199

38,478

45,194

45,993

47,850

48,648

49,447

50,246

51,332

27

37,821

38,543

38,823

45,739

46,537

48,393

49,193

49,992

50,790

51,876

28

38,165

38,889

39,167

46,283

47,082

48,938

49,736

50,535

51,335

52,421

29

38,510

39,233

39,513

46,828

47,626

49,482

50,281

51,080

51,878

52,965

30

38,854

39,578

39,857

47,372

48,171

50,027

50,825

51,624

52,423

53,510

31

39,200

39,922

40,201

47,917

48,716

50,571

51,370

52,169

52,967

54,054

32

39,544

40,266

40,546

48,46149,006

49,260

51,116

51,915

52,713

53,512

54,599

33

39,888

40,611

40,890

49,006

49,805

51,660

52,459

53,258

54,057

55,144

34

40,233

40,955

41,235

49,550

50,349

52,205

53,004

53,802

54,601

55,688

35

40,577

41,300

41,579

50,094

50,894

52,749

53,548

54,347

55,146

56,233

 

    (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) To meet the objective of salary equity among the counties as set forth in section five of this article, each teacher shall be paid an equity supplement amount as applicable for his or her classification of certification or classification of training and years of experience as follows, subject to the provisions of that section:

    (1) For “4th Class” at zero years of experience, $1,781. An additional $38 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (2) For “3rd Class” at zero years of experience, $1,796. An additional $67 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (3) For “2nd Class” at zero years of experience, $1,877. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (4) For “A. B.” at zero years of experience, $2,360. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (5) For “A. B. + 15” at zero years of experience, $2,452. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (6) For “M. A.” at zero years of experience, $2,644. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (7) For “M. A. + 15” at zero years of experience, $2,740. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (8) For “M. A. + 30” at zero years of experience, $2,836. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience;

    (9) For “M. A. + 45” at zero years of experience, $2,836. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience; and

    (10) For “Doctorate” at zero years of experience, $2,927. An additional $69 shall be paid for each year of experience up to and including thirty-five years of experience.

    These payments: (I) Shall be in addition to any amounts prescribed in the applicable State Minimum Salary Schedule, any specific additional amounts prescribed in this section and article and any county supplement in effect in a county pursuant to section five-a of this article; (ii) shall be paid in equal monthly installments; and (iii) shall be considered a part of the state minimum salaries for teachers.




    NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to provide a five percent pay increase to all public school teachers.


    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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