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Elementary Education Schools
In Decatur, Mississippi

In Decatur, there is only one elementary education school where elementary education faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of elementary education and elementary education education in Decatur, which includes elementary education training at the elementary education associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Elementary Education Employment

Decatur 2,670
Mississippi 17,100

Exactly 2,670 of the 17,100 elementary education professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, in Decatur, there has been a 6% growth in the number of elementary education professionals. As the employment for elementary education professionals in Decatur has increased, overall employment in Decatur has decreased.

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Elementary Education employment growth

20,350 19,940 20,020 18,770 17,100
2,510 2,790 2,970 No data 2,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Elementary Education VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$43,973 $47,205 $50,173 No data $50,775
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Elementary Education in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

As the number of elementary education professionals in Decatur has grown, salaries for elementary education professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,775 per year was earned by elementary education professionals in Decatur. The average salary for elementary education professionals in Decatur was $43,973 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Decatur.

Salary percentiles for Elementary education professionals in Decatur

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Elementary education professionals make a median salary of $50,438 per year in Decatur. The 10% of elementary education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $65,962 per year.

Average Salaries for Elementary education professionals and related professions in Decatur

Visual Communications
Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Elementary education professional salaries in Decatur are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Elementary Education schools in Decatur


There is only one accredited elementary education school in the city. Many of Decatur's elementary education professionals are graduates of this school.

Elementary Education Programs Offered In Decatur


There is one degree and certificate program in elementary education offered by Decatur's elementary education school.

Student Completed Elementary Education Degrees In Decatur


Approximately 20 students graduated from elementary education courses in 2010.

Elementary Education Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Mississippi

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