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Teaching Schools
In Athens, Alabama

There is only one teaching school in Athens for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Athens, which includes teaching training at the teaching bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Alabama Teaching Employment

Athens 4,860
Alabama 54,120

Exactly 4,860 of Alabama's 51,640 teaching professionals work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, in Athens, there has been a 15% growth in the number of teaching professionals. As the number of teaching professionals in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has decreased.

Athens Vs. Alabama Teaching employment growth

53,290 52,340 53,740 55,220 51,640
4,220 4,570 3,970 5,400 4,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$52,028 $55,581 $55,404 $56,765 $55,027
$41,270 $43,260 $44,540 $46,220 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

In Athens, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,027 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Athens. Teaching professionals in Athens made a yearly average salary of $52,028, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Athens

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

Teaching professionals in Athens make a median yearly salary of $50,975. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,435 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $84,581 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Athens

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professionals in Athens earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Athens


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Athens


Athens' teaching schools offer 4 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Athens


In 2010 approximately 216 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Athens, Alabama

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