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Teaching Schools
In Aurora, Illinois

Teaching faculty can choose to work at only one teaching school in Aurora. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Aurora, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Illinois Teaching Employment

Aurora 107,740
Illinois 187,980

Of the 174,540 teaching professionals employed in Illinois, 107,740 work in Aurora. Between 2006 and 2010, in Aurora, there has been a 5% decline in the number of teaching professionals. As the number of teaching professionals in Aurora has decreased, overall employment in Aurora has increased.

Aurora Vs. Illinois Teaching employment growth

197,900 177,030 168,760 188,170 174,540
113,910 117,920 115,270 114,620 107,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$62,693 $63,746 $67,098 $66,387 $63,319
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

Salaries for teaching professionals in Aurora have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,319 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Aurora. Four years earlier in 2006, teaching professionals in Aurora made an average salary of $62,693 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Aurora.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Aurora

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

Teaching professionals make a median salary of $57,049 per year in Aurora. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 214%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,621 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $96,252 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Aurora

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professional salaries in Aurora are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Aurora


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Aurora


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Aurora's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Aurora


Approximately 407 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Illinois

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