School Staffing

More than half of the United States offer families1
educational choice options.

StateACTUAL Per-student spending, FY 1992REAL Per-student spending, FY 1992ACTUAL Per-student spending, FY 2017ACTUAL Average Teacher Salary, FY 1992REAL Average Teacher Salary, FY 1992ACTUAL Average Teacher Salary, FY 2019Change in per-student spendingChange in avg teacher salariesStudents, FY 1992Students, FY 2019Change in students', 1992-2019All staff, FY 1992All staff, FY 2019Chg in all staff, 1992-2019Teachers, FY 1992Teachers, FY 2019Chg in teachers, 1992-2019All other staff, FY 1992All other staff, FY 2019Chg in all other staff, 1992-2019Total savings (if "changes in all other staff" matched "changes in students" assuming average compensation at $70,000 per full-time employee)Potential teacher pay raises (if "changes in all other staff" matched "changes in students")Number of students who can receive $8,000 ESAs (if "changes in all other staff" matched "changes in students")