Wages & Benefits

Insurance

  • EIASE pays $575 per month toward an employee's health insurance premium.
  • EIASE uses Egyptian Trust Health Insurance. They offer multiple plans with a variety of benefits and deductibles.
  • Vision, dental, optional life, and supplemental insurances can also be purchased through payroll deduction.

Employee Benefits

  • Employees are eligible for tuition reimbursement. Click Here to learn more about these opportunities,
  • Teachers may receive up to $1,000 per fiscal year toward professional development reimbursement.
  • Teachers also receive up to 5 professional development days per year.
  • Full time employees receive a minimum of 12 sick days, 2 personal days, and 2 bereavement days each school year.

This is the 2019-2020 Teacher salary schedule. A copy of the current complete contract and salary/wages schedules can be found here:

EIASE'S Professional Agreement 2017-2020


Eastern Illinois Area Special Education uses Applitrack to collect employment Applications. You can view open jobs and start the process of applying for them by clicking here.

Link to EIASE's job application website

Student Loan Forgiveness

Once you become a teacher, your teaching position may qualify you for student loan assistance/forgiveness. These resources can assist you in determining if you qualify and what paperwork to complete in making application for assistance.