Substitute Teaching

 

Pay Scale

The pay rate for a substitute is based on their highest level of completed education.

  • The pay rate is $150.00 per day for substitutes who have a registered nurse license and are substituting for a campus nurse or nurse assistant.
  • The pay rate is $90.00 per day for substitutes with a teaching certificate (Texas or out-of-state), speech pathologist license or a cosmetology instructor license.
  • The pay rate is $85.00 per day for substitutes with a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • The pay rate for substitutes that meet the minimum requirement to substitute (high school diploma or equivalent) is $75.00 per day.

The daily rate is for an eight-hour job. The pay rate for a half-day job (four hours) is half the substitute's daily rate.

A long term substitute assignment is defined as twenty (20) or more consecutive days for the same employee.

  • The long term pay rate is $165 per day for substitutes who have a registered nurse license and are substituting for a campus nurse or nurse assistant.
  • The long term pay rate is $105 per day for substitutes with a teaching certificate (Texas or out-of-state), speech pathologist license or cosmetology license.
  • The long term pay rate is $100 per day for substitutes with a bachelor’s degree or higher.
  • The long term pay rate is $90 per day for substitutes who meet the minimum requirement to substitute (high school diploma or equivalent).

Pay Schedule

Substitutes will be paid twice a month. Paydays will be on the 15th and last day of each month. Paychecks or statements will be mailed to the substitute.

  • Substitutes who work assignments during the 1st through the 15th of the month will be paid on the last day of the month.
  • Substitutes that work assignments during the 16th through the last day of the month will be paid on the 15th of the following month.
  • Substitutes may sign up for direct deposit. A paycheck statement will still be mailed.
  • If a payday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the preceding Friday will be considered the payday.
  • Only one check may be sent in November and December due to the Thanksgiving and Winter Breaks.