Teacher Salary Schedule


  1. This salary schedule is based on 185 days and 7.5 hours per day. 
  2. Employees will be placed on the salary schedule according to verifiable education and applicable experience for these positions. 
  3. Credit allowed for all verified experience as authorized by FMS Board Policy. Verifications of experience and training must be delivered to the Human Resources Department no later than October 1 to be reflected on contracts for the 2021/2022 school year. 
  4. This is a one year document that reflects placements only. Future movement will be determined by the NM Legislative funding allocation. 
  5. For experience of more than 25 years, you will need to contact the HR Department for the salary schedule. 
  6. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth herein, if funding is withdrawn or reduced during the fiscal year due to insufficiency of appropriations, the Board or school district shall be entitled to reduce the salary and benefits in order to address the funding deficiency and avoid deficient spending.

The Human Resources Department can be reached at 505.324.9840.