Bachelor’s degree. Starting wage for a teacher is about 35k a year plus full benefits.
I think that is more than a good start, but my Uncle’s wonderful wife disagrees.
Every time I’ve started over in a new career, I’ve been busted back down in income.
I’d love to have a month or more off every summer. I get two weeks, and I don’t have enough seniority at work to get it when I want it. Eh.