Teaching Schools
In Charleston, West Virginia

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


Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. West Virginia Teaching Employment

Charleston 2,470
West Virginia 23,450

Exactly 2,470 of West Virginia's 21,230 teaching professionals work in Charleston. Between 2006 and 2010, in Charleston, there has been a 36% decline in the number of teaching professionals. As the employment for teaching professionals in Charleston has decreased, overall employment in Charleston has increased.

Charleston Vs. West Virginia Teaching employment growth

23,770 23,540 21,560 23,220 21,230
3,860 3,920 3,730 2,820 2,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

$46,586 $43,766 $45,434 $47,964 $50,524
$33,550 $34,890 $36,120 $37,240 $37,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

As the number of teaching professionals in Charleston has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 Charleston teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,524. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Charleston was $46,586 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Charleston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Charleston

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Teaching professionals make a median salary of $51,008 per year in Charleston. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,517 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,506 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Charleston

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Charleston


Many of Charleston's teaching professionals are graduates of the only accredited teaching school in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In Charleston


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

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Charleston


Approximately 13 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Charleston, West Virginia

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