By Lucky Kidd
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson USD 308 Board of Education Monday night approved the 2022-23 negotiated agreement with Hutchinson National Education Association that will increase base salaries for teachers in the district to $42 thousand.
Related to this the board approved an average 1.9 percent salary increase for administrative staff and 3.3 percent for most classified employees. Starting wages for employees in five categories were increased from 11.50 to 14 dollars an hour. In other actions, the board approved job descriptions for five positions in Early Head Start and annual copy paper purchases.