Pasco County Florida Teacher salaries 

Pasco County Teacher Starting Salaries for the 2022 to 2023 school year is $46,425 for a beginning teacher with a bachelor’s degree and no experience. With a master’s degree, $49,125. With a Doctorate, it’s $51,825. In addition, the district reported that it would provide state-mandated performance pay.

New Port Richey, Zephyrhills, Trinity, Wesley Chapel, Hudson, Odessa, Dade City, Port Richey, San Antonio, Land o’ Lakes, Holiday, and Bayonet point is part of Pasco County and follow this Salary Schedule 

The Teachers with one year or less than 17 years of experience got a Small (less than 5% raise) above the new minimum. New and experienced teachers will get a raise once they hit 18 years of experience. The new salary system will compensate them based on their highest degree earned; in addition to the base, all teachers can supplement their pay by coaching or teaching in low-level or specialized schools. Please see below the pay scales per degree. 

Master’s Degree

The Pasco County School District will pay you $2,700 annually for a Master’s Degree; this results in $67,500 over a 25 Year Career of Additional income. Depending on the cost of your Master’s and the years you plan to work after getting the degree will or won’t make it an excellent choice to get your Master’s when planning to work in Pasco County as a teacher. A regionally accredited university must have awarded the Degree. Check out the full Pay Schedule Below.



Doctorate Degree: 

The Pasco County School District will pay you $5,400 annually for a Doctorate. This results in $135,000 over a 25 Year Career of Additional income. Depending on the cost of your Doctorate and the years you plan to work after getting the degree will or won’t make it worth the stress ( This is my opinion). An employee with a master’s Degree and a Doctorate or equivalent degree shall receive the Doctorate differential only. A regionally accredited university must have awarded a degree. Check out the full Pay Schedule Below.

Pasco County Teacher Pay with a Bachelor’s Degree Chart:

YearsBachelorsBachelors +18
1$46,425$47,225
2$46,425$47,225
3$46,425$47,225
4$46,425$47,225
5$46,425$47,225
6$46,425$47,225
7$46,425$47,225
8$46,425$47,225
9$46,425$47,225
10$46,425$47,225
11$46,425$47,225
12$46,425$47,225
13$46,425$47,225
14$46,425$47,225
15$46,425$47,225
16$46,425$47,225
17$46,425$47,225
18$47,195$47,995
19$48,015$48,815
20$48,825$49,625
21$49,635$50,435
22$50,445$51,245
23$51,305$52,105
24$52,175$52,975
25$53,035$53,835
Pasco County Teacher Pay with a Bachelor’s Degree Chart



Pasco County Teacher Pay with a Master’s & Doctorate Degree: 

YearsMastersMasters +18ED SpecialistDoctorate
1$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
2$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
3$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
4$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
5$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
6$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
7$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
8$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
9$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
10$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
11$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
12$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
13$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
14$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
15$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
16$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
17$49,125$49,825$50,825$51,825
18$49,895$50,595$51,595$52,595
19$50,715$51,415$52,415$53,415
20$51,525$52,225$53,225$54,225
21$52,335$53,035$54,035$55,035
22$53,145$53,845$54,845$55,845
23$54,005$54,705$55,705$56,705
24$54,875$55,575$56,575$57,575
25$55,735$56,435$57,435$58,435
Pasco County Teacher Pay with a Master’s & Doctorate Degree 



Source: Pasco County School District Website 

Conclusion

Pasco County teachers are low-paid teachers compared to the rest of the Country; getting your Master’s will most likely cost you more than the raise you will get. Getting your Doctorate can make you $135,000 over a 25 Year Career than with a Bachelor’s. Get your Doctorate Degree if you want to make extra money in the Pasco County School District



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