Mississippi teachers to receive pay increase in July
MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) – Teachers in Mississippi will see a larger paycheck starting next month.
The new budget year starts Friday, which happens to be the first day of July.
This past legislative session lawmakers passed a teacher pay raise.
Teachers will receive, on average, a $5,100 increase.
Assistant teachers will get about $2,000 more in their paychecks.
In the 2019-2020 school year, the average pay for teachers was $46,843.