Lubbock-Cooper ISD approves pay raise for teachers and staff
Lubbock-Cooper teachers will see anywhere from a three to eight percent pay raise thanks to school finance reform during legislative session.
The district's board of trustees approved the salary changes. That makes the starting salary for a Lubbock-Cooper ISD teacher $40,000.
The board also approved a three percent pay increase for teaching assistants, clerical staff, bus drivers, maintenance and custodial staff and administrators.