Teacher Compensation: How It Compares with the Private Sector Wynne, David J. and Waters, Charles W.

A study by the Pennsylvania Economy League evaluating the salary differential between public school teachers and local private sector compensation, prior to the 1991-92 bargaining session. The study found that, rather than being underpaid, teachers in York County are receiving higher pay for less time worked than other private sector professionals including: accountants, chemists, engineers, nurses and social workers.