Mathematics and science teacher salaries continued to lag behind salaries for other professions, and the gap has widened.
SOURCE: Table 1-12, Science and Engineering Indicators 2008, National Science Foundation, http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/seind08.
Figure 15. Median annual salaries of full-time school teachers and selected other professionals: 1993 and 2003
DIGEST OF KEY SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING INDICATORS 2008 – Selected Education Indicators