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Teaching Schools
In Ames, Iowa

There is only one teaching school in Ames for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Ames, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ames Vs. Iowa Teaching Employment

Ames 200
Iowa 47,860

Exactly 200 of Iowa's 45,830 teaching professionals work in Ames. There has been a 26% decline in the number of teaching professionals in Ames between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Ames has decreased, overall employment in Ames has increased.

Ames Vs. Iowa Teaching employment growth

47,750 50,480 49,060 48,130 45,830
270 350 370 570 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Ames

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Ames

$37,270 $48,100 $53,543 $52,610 $66,980
$38,100 $39,060 $40,440 $40,690 $41,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Ames
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ames

As the number of teaching professionals in Ames has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 Ames teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $66,980. The average salary for teaching professionals in Ames was $37,270 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Ames is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Ames

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Ames teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,940. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,315 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $87,605 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Ames

Early Childhood Education
Educational Leadership
Elementary Education

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Ames


There is only one accredited teaching school in the city. Many of Ames' teaching professionals are graduates of this school.

Teaching Programs Offered In Ames


Ames' teaching schools offer 12 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Ames


In 2010 approximately 229 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Ames, Iowa

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