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Substitute teacher salary in Connecticut

How much does a Substitute Teacher make in Connecticut?

Average base salary

$119
6%
below national average
Average $119
Low $77.84
High $181
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a substitute teacher is $119 per day in Connecticut. 499 salaries reported, updated at December 2, 2022

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Salaries by years of experience in Connecticut

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Top companies for Substitute Teachers in Connecticut

  1. Newport News Public Schools
    3.8
    210 reviews5 salaries reported
    $595per day
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Highest paying cities for Substitute Teachers near Connecticut

  1. Trumbull, CT
    $171 per day
    6 salaries reported
  2. New Haven, CT
    $146 per day
    5 salaries reported
  3. Bridgeport, CT
    $139 per day
    27 salaries reported
  1. Hartford, CT
    $134 per day
    7 salaries reported
  2. Waterbury, CT
    $125 per day
    18 salaries reported
  3. Greenwich, CT
    $114 per day
    5 salaries reported
  1. Bristol, CT
    $114 per day
    11 salaries reported
  2. Stamford, CT
    $110 per day
    102 salaries reported
  3. Norwich, CT
    $110 per day
    6 salaries reported
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Substitute Teachers

Top certifications
BC/BE
+168.70%salary
Top licenses
Special Education Certification
+23.44%salary

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7 jobs18
9 jobs29
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Most common benefits for Substitute Teachers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 18,436 ratings

36% of Substitute Teachers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Connecticut?

Elementary School Teacher

343 job openings

Average $19.12 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Substitute Teacher

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How often do substitute teachers get paid?

Substitute teachers can be paid weekly or monthly depending on the school.

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