What is it like to work at Duval County Public Schools?

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DCPS is not competitive when it comes to salary especially in the Turnaround environment. You cannot afford to live on a teacher's salary.
Written by Middle and High school English Teacher (Former Employee) from Jacksonville, FL on April 4, 2018
DCPS, does not compensate their employees enough. The entire state of Florida is behind the times when it comes to teacher's salaries. I have been with DCPS for 18 years with a Master's degree, and I am still not past $50,000. The cost of living is getting higher in Jacksonville, and its hard to afford a basic apartment, you need like 3 part-time jobs ...
ProsThe students
ConsYou will struggle
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