Teachers in Maryland earn some of the best salaries in the United States.
Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, GOBankingRates created rankings for average teacher salaries by state.
Maryland is number 8 in the nation. The average salary for elementary, middle and high school teachers in our state is about $65,000 a year.
Teachers in Alaska make the most money with an average salary of almost $78,000.
While teachers in Mississippi make the least amount of money, averaging just over $42,000 a year.