Resort wages high, but still can’t keep up

Brief by Allen Best

Mountain Economy – April 2007 – Colorado Central Magazine

Teachers in Jackson Hole, Wyo., this year got a whopping increase in salaries. Starting salaries are now at $50,000, nearly double what they were. Average increases were 32 percent.

The intent was to give teachers enough money to allow them to buy single-family homes, reducing the turnover in the school district.

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