Tennessee Education Association
Tennessee School Systems Profile Rankings

Ranking of Scheduled Salaries, Doctor's Degree - 15 Years 2012-2013
Rank System Salary Rank System Salary Rank System Salary
1 Memphis City $ 70,646 47 Greeneville City $ 55,756 93 Smith County $ 53,163
2 Shelby County 70,222 48 White County 55,690 94 McNairy County 53,153
3 Alcoa City 69,791 49 Polk County 55,572 95 Chester County 53,139
4 Oak Ridge City 69,173 50 Lebanon SSD 55,570 96 Macon County 52,940
5 Johnson City 66,660 51 Newport City 55,455 97 Grainger County 52,802
6 Maryville City 65,864 52 Henderson County 55,414 98 Cumberland County 52,779
7 Murfreesboro City 65,754 53 Haywood County 55,375 99 Carter County 52,697
8 Davidson County 64,822 54 Marion County 55,330 100 Morgan County 52,629
9 Franklin SSD 64,623 55 Cheatham County 55,086 101 Hawkins County 52,515
10 Athens City 63,531 56 Clinton City 55,022 102 Crockett County 52,475
11 Rutherford County 60,762 57 Lauderdale County 54,965 103 Fayette County 52,408
12 Paris SSD 60,345 58 McKenzie SSD 54,930 104 Johnson County 52,399
13 Roane County 60,026 59 Houston County 54,914 105 Carroll County 52,395
14 Manchester City 59,842 60 Elizabethton City 54,883 106 Perry County 52,388
15 Kingsport City 59,758 61 Warren County 54,870 107 Hickman County 52,294
16 Dyersburg City 59,216 62 Humboldt City 54,820 108 Wayne County 52,290
17 Lenoir City 59,055 63 Union County 54,753 109 Loudon County 52,223
18 Sevier County 58,990 64 Weakley County 54,659 110 Bledsoe County 52,190
19 Bristol City 58,782 65 Coffee County 54,599 Claiborne County 52,190
20 Blount County 58,525 66 Marshall County 54,570 Clay County 52,190
21 Tipton County 58,465 67 Milan SSD 54,527 Fentress County 52,190
22 Sweetwater City 58,258 68 Anderson County 54,526 Hancock County 52,190
23 Montgomery County 58,147 69 Greene County 54,516 H-Rock-Bruceton SSD 52,190
24 Hamilton County 58,105 70 Humphreys County 54,509 Huntingdon SSD 52,190
25 Fayetteville City 57,965 71 Decatur County 54,486 Jackson County 52,190
26 Tullahoma City 57,926 72 Dayton City 54,280 Monroe County 52,190
27 Madison County 57,836 73 Benton County 54,265 Oneida SSD 52,190
28 Cleveland City 57,792 74 Lawrence County 54,217 Overton County 52,190
29 Bradley County 57,785 75 Jefferson County 54,156 Pickett County 52,190
30 Wilson County 57,421 76 Sullivan County 53,971 Richard City SSD 52,190
31 Henry County 57,199 77 DeKalb County 53,931 Scott County 52,190
32 Obion County 56,860 78 South Carroll SSD 53,918 Trenton SSD 52,190
33 Sumner County 56,845 79 Giles County 53,795 Trousdale County 52,190
34 Maury County 56,743 80 Robertson County 53,772 Van Buren County 52,190
35 Meigs County 56,725 81 Gibson County SSD 53,765 West Carroll SSD 52,190
36 Hamblen County 56,647 82 Unicoi County 53,727 111 Rhea County 52,188
37 Cannon County 56,371 83 Stewart County 53,630 112 Washington County 50,827
38 Dickson County 56,281 84 Cocke County 53,609 Alamo City na
39 McMinn County 56,150 85 Sequatchie County 53,578 Bells City na
40 Williamson County 56,090 86 Lexington City 53,485 Bradford SSD na
41 Putnam County 55,995 87 Lewis County 53,445 Etowah City na
42 Lincoln County 55,919 88 Hardin County 53,397 Lake County na
43 Bedford County 55,894 89 Hardeman County 53,309 Moore County na
44 Franklin County 55,850 90 Dyer County 53,303 Rogersville City na
45 Union City 55,835 91 Campbell County 53,191
46 Knox County 55,770 92 Grundy County 53,190
Average $55,714
Source: Tennessee Education Association, Survey of Local Annual Salaries for Classroom Teachers, 2012-2013