Salary Schedule

RISD offers competitive salaries for the North Texas area. In addition to our stated annual salaries, the following supplements or stipends are offered for:

Secondary Math, Science, Languages other than English
  • $400/class up to $2,000 annual supplement for classroom teachers in grades 7 through 12 in these areas
Bilingual
  • $4,000 annual stipend for bilingual teachers who are fully certified or enrolled in an approved alternative certification program and teaching in a bilingual classroom, $3,000 annual stipend for bilingual campus administrators and $3,000 annual stipend for bilingual certified staff providing services at a bilingual campus.
Special Education Stipend
  • $2,000 annual supplement for all full-time special education local resource/ICTS teachers and ARD Facilitators
  • $4,000 annual supplement for full time special education central program classroom
  • $1500 annual supplement for special education aide

Substitutes Daily Rates:

Professional Positions
  • $100 – Certified Teacher (valid certification from any state or valid alternative certification program)
  • $90 – Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • $110 – Special Education classroom (i.e. PPCD, PPCD-K, Behavior, and Developmental/Behavior)
  • $125 – Long Term Assignment (starting on the 29th consecutive day of an assignment); applies to certified teachers only
  • $225 – Counselor
  • $250 – Licensed Registered Nurse (RN)
Paraprofessional Positions (Clerical and Classroom Aide/Assistant)
  • $75 – High school diploma or higher
  • $85 – Special Education classroom (i.e. PPCD, PPCD-K, Behavior, and Developmental/Behavior)