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Fayette Co. teachers to get 3% raise on base salary

Pay raises are coming for Fayette County school employees.
Published: Jun. 13, 2022 at 9:29 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Pay raises are coming for Fayette County school employees.

The school board is moving forward with the increases.

Contract employees will see a 3% raise on their base salary and hourly workers will also see an increase.

According to our news partners at the Lexington Herald-Leader, since 2008, Fayette County Public Schools has only seen a .4% increase in the average teacher salary.

Fayette County teachers originally asked for a 5% raise.

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