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Teaching Schools
In Boulder, Colorado

The city of Boulder has 3 schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The trends in Boulder's teaching academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boulder Vs. Colorado Teaching Employment

Boulder 2,920
Colorado 68,210

Of the 64,690 teaching professionals employed in Colorado, 2,920 work in Boulder. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in Boulder has grown by 649%. As the employment for teaching professionals in Boulder has increased, overall employment in Boulder has decreased.

Boulder Vs. Colorado Teaching employment growth

57,640 62,190 64,210 66,590 64,690
390 3,800 3,560 2,000 2,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Boulder

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Boulder

$46,040 $61,699 $66,135 $56,580 $60,916
$48,930 $50,780 $53,050 $53,640 $53,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Boulder
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boulder

As the number of teaching professionals in Boulder has grown, salaries for teaching professionals have also increased. Boulder teaching professionals made $60,916 per year, on average, in 2010. Teaching professionals in Boulder made a yearly average salary of $46,040, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Boulder.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Boulder

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Boulder teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,926. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 107%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,440 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $85,636 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Boulder

Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Boulder


There are 3 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Boulder's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Boulder


Boulder's teaching schools offer 4 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Boulder


In 2010 approximately 63 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Boulder, Colorado

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