Gaps exist within California’s 10 largest school districts between the average salary paid to teachers in the highest-poverty schools and the lowest-poverty schools. The figures in parentheses show the few cases where salaries are higher in schools serving the most students living in poverty.
|Size of Gap|
|SOURCE: Education Trust West|
A version of this article appeared in the February 16, 2005 edition of Education Week as Exploring the Salary Gap