Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Miami, Florida

Suggested Citation:
National Council on Teacher Quality. (2018). Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Teacher Contract Database. [Data set].
Retrieved from: https://www.nctq.org/contract-database/district/Miami--Dade-County-Public-Schools
  • 4th

    largest school district
    in the country

    updated 03/12/2019**
  • $41k

    starting salary

    updated 05/08/2019
  • $81k

    max salary

    updated 05/08/2019
  • state only awards annual contracts.
    in accordance with fl. statute 1012.335

    years to tenure

    updated 05/06/2019
  • 180

    days in student
    school year

    updated 04/10/2019
  • 190

    days in teacher
    school year

    updated 04/10/2019
  • 357,249

    students

    updated 03/12/2019**
  • 20,484

    teachers

    updated 03/12/2019**
  • 71%

    free/reduced lunch

    updated 03/12/2019**

Labor context

updated 04/09/2019
  • District is operating under a current agreement.
  • State requires collective bargaining by school districts if a majority of teachers vote for union representation.
  • The primary union or professional association is affiliated with both AFT and NEA.

Student Demographics

updated 03/12/2019**

*N/A indicates the issue was not addressed in scope of NCTQ reviewed documents.
**School district teacher count, enrollment, and demographic data is from the 2016-2017 school year, sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics.
***Native Populations includes American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Hawaiian Native students

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