The hottest teacher job in America

Teacher salaries are expected to increase $1,400 in the next two years, according to a report released Wednesday by a research firm.

The average teacher salary in the United States will increase $7,100 in the 2018-2019 school year, up from $6,600 in 2019-2020, according Topps, which commissioned a study by the non-profit Educational Management Institute.

The survey, which was commissioned by Topps Educational Management, found that teachers are expected in 2019 to make a salary of $71,900, up 1.2% from the 2018 rate.

The average salary of a teacher is $70,000, up 2.3% from 2018.

The number of full-time teachers in the U.S. rose by 18,000 between 2019 and 2020.

In 2019, about 1,000 more teachers were hired than in 2020, the study found.

Teachers are among the most highly compensated employees in the nation, and the report found that the average salary for a full-service teacher is nearly $110,000.