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Teaching Schools
In Chester, Virginia

There is only one teaching school in Chester for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Chester, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the teaching certificate level.


Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Virginia Teaching Employment

Chester 15,480
Virginia 110,490

Of the 102,730 teaching professionals employed in Virginia, 15,480 work in Chester. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chester, there has been a 9% growth in the number of teaching professionals. As the number of teaching professionals in Chester has increased, overall employment in Chester has also increased.

Chester Vs. Virginia Teaching employment growth

105,400 106,630 109,900 111,680 102,730
14,240 14,670 14,670 15,790 15,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$55,406 $59,785 $55,160 $59,076 $61,582
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

In Chester, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,582 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Chester. The average salary for teaching professionals in Chester was $55,406 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Chester.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Chester

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25th percentile
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Teaching professionals make a median salary of $57,172 per year in Chester. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,843 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $90,754 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Chester

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professional salaries in Chester are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Chester


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Chester

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in teaching offered by Chester's teaching school.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Chester

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Teaching Faculty Salaries in Chester, Virginia

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