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Teaching Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

In Boston, there are 15 teaching schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Boston, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Teaching Employment

Boston 48,490
Massachusetts 105,620

Exactly 48,490 of the 96,590 teaching professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Boston. The number of teaching professionals in Boston has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Boston has increased, overall employment in Boston has also increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Teaching employment growth

103,810 99,410 105,130 107,080 96,590
40,450 46,260 50,080 52,110 48,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$65,886 $71,976 $73,074 $80,782 $82,822
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

As the number of teaching professionals in Boston has grown, salaries for teaching professionals have also increased. In 2010 Boston teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $82,822. Teaching professionals in Boston made a yearly average salary of $65,886, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Boston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Boston

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

Teaching professionals in Boston make a median yearly salary of $77,137. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 156%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,002 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $105,134 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Boston

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Boston


There are 15 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Boston's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Boston


Boston's teaching schools offer 60 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Boston


In 2010 approximately 1,114 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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