Teaching Schools
In La Junta, Colorado

Teaching faculty can choose to work at only one teaching school in La Junta. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in teaching in the city of La Junta, which encompasses teaching training at the following levels:

  • Teaching Certificate
  • Associates degree in Teaching


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Junta Vs. Colorado Teaching Employment

La Junta 2,670
Colorado 68,210

Of the 64,690 teaching professionals employed in Colorado, 2,670 work in La Junta. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in La Junta has shrunk by 3%. As the employment for teaching professionals in La Junta has decreased, overall employment in La Junta has increased.

La Junta Vs. Colorado Teaching employment growth

57,640 62,190 64,210 66,590 64,690
2,760 2,770 2,820 No data 2,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: La Junta

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in La Junta

$42,142 $42,610 $44,411 No data $49,755
$29,710 $31,070 $32,410 No data $33,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in La Junta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Junta

Salaries for teaching professionals in La Junta have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in La Junta reportedly earned an average salary of $49,755 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, teaching professionals in La Junta made an average salary of $42,142 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in La Junta is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in La Junta

10th percentile
$34,208
25th percentile
$40,976
50th percentile
$47,965
75th percentile
$56,996
90th percentile
$68,595

Teaching professionals make a median salary of $47,965 per year in La Junta. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 101%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,208 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,595 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in La Junta

Early Childhood Education
$35,673
Special Education
$43,840
Elementary Education
$47,020
Teaching
$49,755
Educational Leadership
$73,800

Teaching professional salaries in La Junta are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in La Junta

1

Many of La Junta's teaching professionals are graduates of the only accredited teaching school in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In La Junta

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

La Junta's teaching schools offer 3 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In La Junta

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
14
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in La Junta, Colorado

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