WATCH: Gov. Ron DeSantis Increases Base Salary of Florida’s K-12 Classroom Teachers to $47,500

By  //  June 24, 2020

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bill will allocate $500 million to raising teacher's salaries

ABOVE VIDEO: Governor Ron DeSantis Makes a Major Announcement in Hialeah Gardens.


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FLORIDA – Gov. Ron DeSantis announced on Wednesday in Miami-Dade County that he is increasing the base salary of Florida’s K-12 classroom teachers to $47,500.

“This is a really big day for teacher’s compensation,” DeSantis said.

Gov. DeSantis made the major announcement from the Mater Academy in Hialeah Gardens.

The bill will allocate $500 million to raising teacher’s salaries and will take effect on July 1.