Elementary Education Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The city of Philadelphia has 6 schools where elementary education faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in elementary education in the city of Philadelphia, which encompasses elementary education training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Elementary Education Employment

Philadelphia 25,730
Pennsylvania 86,040

Exactly 25,730 of Pennsylvania's 86,040 elementary education professionals work in Philadelphia. There has been a 9% decline in the number of elementary education professionals in Philadelphia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for elementary education professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Elementary Education employment growth

86,210 101,720 104,080 94,870 86,040
28,240 33,380 33,480 27,780 25,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Elementary Education VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$64,790 $62,805 $64,918 $64,792 $67,460
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Elementary Education in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

As the number of elementary education professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk, salaries for elementary education professionals have increased. Philadelphia elementary education professionals made $67,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, elementary education professionals in Philadelphia made an average salary of $64,790 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Elementary education professionals in Philadelphia

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Elementary education professionals make a median salary of $64,510 per year in Philadelphia. The 10% of elementary education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,860 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,012 per year.

Average Salaries for Elementary education professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Early Childhood Education
Visual Communications
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Elementary Education schools in Philadelphia


There are 6 accredited elementary education schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's elementary education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Elementary Education Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's elementary education schools offer 11 elementary education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Elementary Education Degrees In Philadelphia


Approximately 628 students graduated from elementary education courses in 2010.

Elementary Education Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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The number of elementary education faculty, growth in the field of elementary education academia and elementary education faculty salaries in Philadelphia, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching elementary education courses to students at the bachelors degree in elementary education, and masters degree in elementary education levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future elementary education faculty in Philadelphia. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.


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