Elementary Education Schools
In Columbia, South Carolina

In Columbia, there are 5 elementary education schools where elementary education faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbia's elementary education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes elementary education training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Elementary Education
  • Masters degree in Elementary Education
  • PhD degree in Elementary Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Elementary Education Employment

Columbia 5,690
South Carolina 28,960

Exactly 5,690 of South Carolina's 28,960 elementary education professionals work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of elementary education professionals in Columbia has grown by 16%. As the number of elementary education professionals in Columbia has increased, overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Elementary Education employment growth

28,310 31,070 31,760 30,920 28,960
4,890 5,190 5,670 5,850 5,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Elementary Education VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$48,585 $50,590 $53,335 $55,352 $60,283
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Elementary Education in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

Salaries for elementary education professionals in Columbia have increased. In 2010 Columbia elementary education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,283. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for elementary education professionals in Columbia was $48,585 per year. The growth in the salary of elementary education professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Elementary education professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$41,668
25th percentile
$49,135
50th percentile
$59,845
75th percentile
$72,042
90th percentile
$82,700

Elementary education professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $59,845 per year. The 10% of elementary education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,668 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,700 per year.

Average Salaries for Elementary education professionals and related professions in Columbia

Visual Communications
$36,485
Early Childhood Education
$43,700
Special Education
$50,690
Elementary Education
$60,283
Teaching
$62,276
Educational Leadership
$92,753

On average elementary education professional salaries in Columbia are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Elementary Education schools in Columbia

5

There are 5 accredited elementary education schools in the city. Many of Columbia's elementary education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Elementary Education Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in elementary education offered by Columbia's elementary education schools.

Student Completed Elementary Education Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
89
master
37
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total127

Approximately 127 students completed elementary education courses in 2010.

Elementary Education Faculty Salaries in Columbia, South Carolina

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