Salary Schedules

What are salary schedules?

Salary schedules provide a detailed list of MCPS salaries.

When do salary changes take effect?

Fiscal year (FY) 2015-2017 budget and corresponding employee association agreements approved by the Board of Education allow for three cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs). The first of these will take effect on November 29, 2014. In addition to the COLA, eligible employees will receive a step increase on that day. Please check this page periodically for additional details.

Salary advancements also are granted for reaching education milestones. For more information about when educational salary advancement become effective, visit the Certification Unit website.

How can I find my salary for the current year

1) Identify your union

  • Teachers: Montgomery County Education Association (MCEA)
  • Supporting Services: Service Employees International Union, Local 500 (SEIU)
  • Administrators, Principal and Supervisors: Montgomery County Association of Administrators and Principals (MCAAP)

2) Identify your grade and step


What are the salary schedules for the current year?

FY 2015 Salary Schedules Effective July 1, 2014 (PDF)
FY 2015 Salary Schedules Effective November 29, 2014 (PDF)
Tables listing the salary schedule for each group. They include a detailed extracurricular fee schedule for FY 2015.
Please note:
New educators are placed on the salary scale according to current policies. New to MCPS? Learn how your experience translates to salary scale placement.  

More information for each union

Specific tables for each group, including historic salary schedules: