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Salary & Benefits



Carthage R-9 School District employees working 30 hours per week receive 100% Board paid medical insurance. Carthage R-9 is partially self-funded. Benefit Management, Inc. serves as our third-party administrator. Our in-network group health plan is Mercy.

Other Benefits

  • Holiday Pay
  • Personal Leave Days
  • Sick Leave Days
  • Vacation Days
  • Defined Benefit Plan  - The Public School and Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PSRS/PEERS)
  • On-site Mercy School-based Clinic for R9 employees and their families (walk-ins, scheduled visits, and video visits)
  • On-site Fitness Center - Coming Soon
  • District Counseling Specialist
  • Early Childhood Education for staff's children one-year prior to kindergarten
  • Bilingual Stipend
  • Tuition Reimbursement