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WVC 18 A- 4 - 2 §18A-4-2. State minimum salaries for teachers.

            (a) It is the goal of the Legislature to increase the state minimum salary for teachers with zero years of experience and an A. B. degree, including the equity supplement, to at least $43,000 by fiscal year 2019.

            (b) Beginning July 1, 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
 
 
 
 
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 27,917 28,606 28,872 30,315 31,076 32,843 33,604 34,365 35,126 36,161
1 28,245 28,934 29,200 30,833 31,594 33,362 34,123 34,883 35,644 36,679
2 28,574 29,262 29,528 31,352 32,113 33,880 34,641 35,402 36,163 37,198
3 28,902 29,590 29,856 31,871 32,631 34,399 35,160 35,920 36,681 37,716
4 29,474 30,162 30,428 32,633 33,394 35,162 35,923 36,683 37,444 38,479
5 29,802 30,490 30,756 33,152 33,913 35,680 36,441 37,202 37,963 38,998
6 30,130 30,818 31,084 33,670 34,431 36,199 36,960 37,720 38,481 39,516
7 30,458 31,147 31,412 34,189 34,950 36,717 37,478 38,239 39,000 40,035
8 30,786 31,475 31,741 34,707 35,468 37,236 37,997 38,757 39,518 40,553
9 31,114 31,803 32,069 35,226 35,987 37,754 38,515 39,276 40,037 41,072
10 31,443 32,131 32,397 35,746 36,506 38,274 39,035 39,796 40,556 41,591
11 31,771 32,459 32,725 36,264 37,025 38,793 39,553 40,314 41,075 42,110
12 32,099 32,787 33,053 36,783 37,543 39,311 40,072 40,833 41,593 42,628
13 32,427 33,115 33,381 37,301 38,062 39,830 40,590 41,351 42,112 43,147
14 32,755 33,443 33,709 37,820 38,580 40,348 41,109 41,870 42,630 43,665
15 33,083 33,771 34,037 38,338 39,099 40,867 41,627 42,388 43,149 44,184
16 33,411 34,099 34,365 38,857 39,617 41,385 42,146 42,907 43,667 44,702
17 33,739 34,428 34,693 39,375 40,136 41,904 42,665 43,425 44,186 45,221
18 34,067 34,756 35,022 39,894 40,655 42,422 43,183 43,944 44,705 45,740
19 34,395 35,084 35,350 40,412 41,173 42,941 43,702 44,462 45,223 46,258
20 34,723 35,412 35,678 40,931 41,692 43,459 44,220 44,981 45,742 46,777
21 35,052 35,740 36,006 41,449 42,210 43,978 44,739 45,499 46,260 47,295
22 35,380 36,068 36,334 41,968 42,729 44,496 45,257 46,018 46,779 47,814
23 35,708 36,396 36,662 42,487 43,247 45,015 45,776 46,536 47,297 48,332
24 36,036 36,724 36,990 43,005 43,766 45,534 46,294 47,055 47,816 48,851
25 36,364 37,052 37,318 43,524 44,284 46,052 46,813 47,574 48,334 49,369
26 36,692 37,380 37,646 44,042 44,803 46,571 47,331 48,092 48,853 49,888
27 37,020 37,708 37,974 44,561 45,321 47,089 47,850 48,611 49,371 50,406
28 37,348 38,037 38,302 45,079 45,840 47,608 48,368 49,129 49,890 50,925
29 37,676 38,365 38,631 45,598 46,358 48,126 48,887 49,648 50,408 51,443
30 38,004 38,693 38,959 46,116 46,877 48,645 49,405 50,166 50,927 51,962
31 38,333 39,021 39,287 46,635 47,396 49,163 49,924 50,685 51,445 52,480
32 38,661 39,349 39,615 47,153 47,914 49,682 50,443 51,203 51,964 52,999
33 38,989 39,677 39,943 47,672 48,433 50,200 50,961 51,722 52,483 53,518
34 39,317 40,005 40,271 48,190 48,951 50,719 51,480 52,240 53,001 54,036
35 39,645 40,333 40,599 48,709 49,470 51,237 51,998 52,759 53,520 54,555
            (c) 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.

            (d) 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: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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