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by the numbers

by the numbers

Substitute Teacher Compensation 2020-21

To assist school directors with determining substitute teacher compensation , PSBA compiles an annual report .

Of the 485 responding Pennsylvania public school districts , 462 reported a daily rate and based on those districts , the 2020-21 average daily substitute per-diem pay rate is $ 105 . The minimum reported rate is $ 78 per day , and the maximum is $ 160 . The most frequent pay rate ( mode ) and the median pay rate are $ 100 per day . A total of 276 school districts ( 57 % of those responding ) reported using a contracted service to provide substitute teacher staffing .
Comparative tables included in the report are based on PSBA section , community type , pay rate range distributions and average daily rate by school year .
Member school officials can request information for their local area or a detailed report by contacting Anne Herald , PSBA senior research manager , at ( 717 ) 506-2450 , ext . 3364 , or research-info @ psba . org .
2020-21 Pennsylvania Public School Per Diem Pay Rate for Daily Substitute Teachers by PSBA Section *
PSBA Section
Average
Minimum
Maximum
Median
Number of
Districts
1 $ 96 $ 78 $ 150 $ 95 63 2 $ 102 $ 90 $ 132 $ 100 26 3 $ 104 $ 85 $ 146 $ 100 32 4 $ 103 $ 80 $ 150 $ 100 47 5 $ 106 $ 80 $ 150 $ 100 92 6 $ 97 $ 80 $ 150 $ 90 42 7 $ 111 $ 85 $ 160 $ 110 69 8 $ 112 $ 90 $ 150 $ 110 91
All Districts $ 105 $ 78 $ 160 $ 100 462
* PSBA Section Areas by county : Section 1 - Armstrong , Butler , Clarion , Crawford , Erie , Forest , Indiana , Lawrence , Mercer , Venango and Warren ; Section 2 - Cameron , Centre , Clearfield , Clinton , Elk , Jefferson , McKean and Potter ; Section 3 - Bradford , Columbia , Lycoming , Montour , Northumberland , Snyder , Sullivan , Tioga and Union ; Section 4 - Carbon , Lackawanna , Luzerne , Monroe , Pike , Schuylkill , Susquehanna , Wayne and Wyoming ; Section 5 - Allegheny , Beaver , Fayette , Greene , Washington and Westmoreland ; Section 6 - Bedford , Blair , Cambria , Fulton , Huntingdon , Juniata , Mifflin and Somerset ; Section 7 - Adams , Cumberland , Dauphin , Franklin , Lancaster , Lebanon , Perry and York ; and Section 8 - Berks , Bucks , Chester , Delaware , Lehigh , Montgomery , Northampton and Philadelphia .
AVERAGE

$ 105

MINIMUM

$ 78

MAXIMUM

$ 160

PA Public School Per Diem Pay Rate for Daily Substitute Teachers
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