With the total package these Wisconsin teachers are getting, they shouldn't be complaining. The prepared protest erupting around Madison, Wisconsin is all about greedy teachers and corrupt unions. Instead of thinking about the education of the children, the unions and the teachers are only thinking about themselves.
(Maciver Institute) Average MPS Teacher Compensation Tops $100k/year
[Milwaukee, Wisconsin] MacIver News Service – For the first time in history, the average annual compensation for a teacher in the Milwaukee Public School system will exceed $100,000.
That staggering figure was revealed last night at a meeting of the MPS School Board.
The average salary for an MPS teacher is $56,500. When fringe benefits are factored in, the annual compensation will be $100,005 in 2011.