MCEA Negotiates Wage Increase for Teachers

MCEA Negotiates Wage Increase for Teachers

Several teachers across Montgomery County reached out to us to let us know that MCEA (Montgomery County Education Association), the teacher’s Union, was able to negotiate a wage increase for MCPS teachers.

The wage increase will include an adjustment of +2% as well as a step increase for those eligible. Montgomery County teacher salaries increase based on steps that are taken based on how many years of service a teacher has put in.

The wage increase will go into effect on May 3, 2021 and will include the previously mentioned step increase that was supposed to have been received in July of last year.

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