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December 15, 2012

So what do Detroit teachers get paid in exchange for a 4 percent and 7 percent success rate?

The Detroit metropolitan area has the highest average public school teacher pay

among metropolitan areas for which data are available, at $47.28 per hour, followed by the San Francisco metropolitan area at $46.70 per hour, and the New York metropolitan area at $45.79 per hour. -- Sultan Knish: Friday Afternoon Roundup - The Only Way to Stop a Gun is With a Gun

Posted by gerardvanderleun at December 15, 2012 1:22 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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Ya, but that's right around what prison guards make in Cali before overtime. Come to think of it, those kids would be better off with prison guards.

Posted by: james wilson at December 15, 2012 4:45 PM

That works out to about $75,000 a year, at 40 weeks a year. (summers off)

If you want to know what New York state teachers and state employees make you can visit http://seethroughny.net/

Posted by: Potsie at December 15, 2012 6:48 PM

Certainly they're not paid for productivity.

Posted by: Peccable at December 16, 2012 6:08 AM

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