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Teaching Schools
In Athens, West Virginia

In Athens, there is only one teaching school where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Athens, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. West Virginia Teaching Employment

Athens 4,120
West Virginia 23,450

Exactly 4,120 of the 21,230 teaching professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Athens. The number of teaching professionals in Athens has shrunk by 24% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Athens has decreased, overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. West Virginia Teaching employment growth

23,770 23,540 21,560 23,220 21,230
5,390 4,910 4,890 No data 4,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$48,772 $50,433 $53,749 No data $56,648
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
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 teaching professionals in Athens reportedly earned an average salary of $56,648 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, teaching professionals in Athens made an average salary of $48,772 per year. This growth is faster 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 $54,085. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,721 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,812 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Athens

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Athens teaching professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

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 2 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Athens


In 2010 approximately 64 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Athens, West Virginia

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