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State Education Agency (State DOE)

Tennessee State Department of Education
Andrew Johnson Tower, Sixth Floor
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243-0375
Phone: (615) 741-2731
Fax: (615) 532-4791
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.state.tn.us/education/


State Child Care Licensing Office

Child Care Licensing Office (Tennessee)
State Department of Human Services
Citizen Plaza, 14th Floor
400 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: (615) 313-4778
Fax: (615) 532-9956
TTY: (800) 270-1349
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.state.tn.us/humanserv/


State Director of Special Education

Division of Special Education (Tennessee)
State Department of Education
Seventh Floor, Andrew Johnson Tower
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243-0380
Phone: (615) 741-2851
Toll-Free: (888) 212-3162
Fax: (615) 532-9412
TTY: (615) 741-2237
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.state.tn.us/education/speced/


State Grant Agency

Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Suite 1510, Parkway Towers
404 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243-0820
Phone: (615) 741-1346
Toll-Free: (800) 342-1663
Toll-Free Restrictions: TN residents only
Fax: (615) 741-6101
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.tn.gov/CollegePays/index.html


Teacher Salary Survey 2007

Tennessee ranked 34th in the nation for its average teacher salary in 2006-07, according to the American Federation of Teachers’ (AFT) Survey and Analysis of Teacher Salary Trends 2007.

The average teacher salary in Tennessee for the 2006-07 school year was $43,815-a 3.1 percent increase from the previous year. Tennessee was ranked 24th in the nation for beginning teacher salaries, at $33,459, an increase of4.8 percent from 2005-06.

Traditional public school teacher salaries for other states in the Southeast Region ranked as follows: Georgia was ranked 17th in the nation, at $49,836; Virginia was 20th, at $49,130; Florida was 24th, at $47,219; North Carolina was 27th, at $46,137; Arkansas was 32nd, at $44,493; South Carolina was 33rd, at $44,435; Kentucky was 35th, at $43,787; Alabama was 36th, at $42,389; Louisiana was 39th, at $42,816; West Virginia was 45th, at $40,534; and Mississippi was 47th, at $40,182.

California had the highest average teacher salary, at $63,640, while South Dakota reported the lowest, at $35,378.


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