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A month after six-day walkout, pay for Arizona teachers trending upward. See related stories here

| June 5, 2018
A month after six-day walkout, pay for Arizona teachers trending upward. See related stories here

A month after a six-day walkout that led to a 20 percent raise by 2020, pay for teachers in Arizona is trending upward.

“Arizona has traditionally been towards the bottom of teacher pay,” said Dan Hunting, a senior policy analyst at Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute for Public Policy.

He said the latest numbers by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show that is starting to change.

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