A great place to work

TUSD is a great place to work.

Certified Pay Schedule

The salary schedule for the 2013-2014 school year is effective July 1 with a starting salary of $33,948.80 (includes a base salary of $31,727.85 and a supplemental amount for classroom site funding, contingent upon funding from the State of Arizona).

Salary Placement
Newly employed MBUs shall be placed on the appropriate salary schedule at a number reflecting up to a $500 credit on the salary schedule for each full year of full-time previous experience. Acceptable experience is limited to that gained within the last ten (10) years. Experience prior to earning a Bachelor's Degree and certification shall not be credited to an employee for salary purposes.

  1. Newly employed MBUs shall be given credit for teaching experience in the Peace Corps, overseas, in private and public schools, and in accredited junior colleges or universities.
  2. Vocational teachers with degrees shall also be allowed credit for approved work experience in their teaching fields.
  3. Social workers shall receive credit for experience gained prior to meeting minimum certification requirements (Master's Degree) but subsequent to receipt of Bachelor's Degree.
  4. Experience credit for noncertified MBUs must be subsequent to the MBU's holding the appropriate credentials for the position.

TUSD reserves the right to evaluate previous teaching and work experience.

For complete information, see Section 30 of the TEA Consensus Agreement (In PDF).

An Equal Opportunity Employer
Tucson Unified School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its educational programs or activities.

La igualdad de oportunidades de empleo
El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Tucsón no discrimina a base de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, orientación sexual, edad, religión, o inhabilidad en admisión o acceso a, o tratamiento de personas o empleo en sus programas educacionales o actividades.