Educational Leadership Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

In Chicago, there are 14 educational leadership schools where educational leadership faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the educational leadership academic community in Chicago, and the future trends. Academia in educational leadership includes educational leadership training at the following levels:

  • Educational Leadership Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Educational Leadership
  • Masters degree in Educational Leadership
  • PhD degree in Educational Leadership


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Educational Leadership Employment

Chicago 11,630
Illinois 19,740

Of the 19,740 educational leadership professionals employed in Illinois, 11,630 work in Chicago. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chicago, there has been a 7% growth in the number of educational leadership professionals. As the employment for educational leadership professionals in Chicago has increased, overall employment in Chicago has also increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Educational Leadership employment growth

18,600 18,270 17,650 18,580 19,740
10,870 10,700 10,420 10,870 11,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Educational Leadership VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$75,863 $80,543 $88,888 $92,848 $91,378
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Educational Leadership in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

In Chicago, salaries for educational leadership professionals have increased. In 2010 educational leadership professionals in Chicago reportedly earned an average salary of $91,378 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, educational leadership professionals in Chicago made an average salary of $75,863 per year. The growth in the salary of educational leadership professionals in Chicago is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Educational leadership professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
$46,715
25th percentile
$58,892
50th percentile
$80,875
75th percentile
$117,402
90th percentile
$136,350

Educational leadership professionals in Chicago make a median yearly salary of $80,875. The 10% of educational leadership professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,715 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $136,350 per year.

Average Salaries for Educational leadership professionals and related professions in Chicago

Special Education
$59,340
Teaching
$63,319
Educational Leadership
$91,378

Educational leadership professional salaries in Chicago are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Educational Leadership schools in Chicago

14

There are 14 accredited educational leadership schools in the city. Many of Chicago's educational leadership professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Educational Leadership Programs Offered In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
22
doctor
12
Certificate
4
Total38

Chicago's educational leadership schools offer 38 educational leadership degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Educational Leadership Degrees In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
2,297
doctor
80
Certificate
93
Total2,470

Approximately 2,470 students graduated from educational leadership courses in 2010.

Educational Leadership Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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