Salary & Benefits

Salary Schedules

We take care of our own by offering highly competitive salaries. View our compensation schedules.


    Our robust benefits package is a great reason to work at Tolleson ESD. 

    • In addition to a competitive base salary, teachers are eligible for additional salary from proposition 301 funds, performance pay from proposition 301 funds, and performance pay based on Rewarding Excellence in Instruction and Leadership. 
    • New teacher mentor program
    • Opportunities for additional pay, including extra duty stipends for coaching, sponsoring school activities, tutoring, and holding a National Board Teacher Certification
    • Arizona State Retirement System
    • Long-term disability provided through Arizona State Retirement System
    • Medical Coverage - United HealthCare PPO or High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) with Healthcare Savings Account (HSA)
    • District-paid $30,000 Life/$30,000 AD&D with Life Buy-up Options through Sun Life Insurance (Life Insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment)
    • Dental Coverage through Indemnity-Delta Dental and Cigna Dental HMO
    • Vision Coverage through United Healthcare
    • Short-term disability through Sun Life Insurance
    • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA): medical, limited purpose, dependent daycare through BASIC Western USA
    • Supplemental Insurance through Colonial Life
    • Prepaid legal services through Metlaw           
    • Extensive wellness program that rewards employees for participation through Wellstyles
    • Employee recognition program
    • State-of-the-art technology in every classroom and work site
    • Professional Learning Community philosophy
    • Close lines of communication to all administration, including the superintendent

    Healthy Meals for Tolleson ESD Staff

    Tolleson ESD offers staff members the option to have lunch delivered to your location at a cost of $5.00 per meal. Additionally, we offer dinner and extras at the prices listed on the menu.

    To participate, please email us with your order and location by 6:00 a.m. on the day you would like your meal.