A doctoral degree will certainly only help you to become rich in an idealistic sense. The first contract for a PhD position should have a term of at least one year - after which, graduates are rewarded with their first salary increase.
From children learning their abc's in a Bavarian elementary school to high school graduates at a Bremen grammar school, a teacher's salary and career prospects depends on where and who they teach. There are often drastic differences between school types and federal states.
There are many exciting opportunities for academics in Austria, including assistant professors, professors and visiting professors, with excellent salaries and working conditions. How can you become a professor in Austria, and what can you expect to earn at different stages of your academic career?