Teaching Schools
In Columbia, Kentucky

Teaching faculty can choose to work at only one teaching school in Columbia. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Columbia, which includes teaching training at the teaching bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Kentucky Teaching Employment

Columbia 5,730
Kentucky 56,560

Exactly 5,730 of Kentucky's 52,620 teaching professionals work in Columbia. There has been a 1% decline in the number of teaching professionals in Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Columbia has decreased, overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Kentucky Teaching employment growth

51,260 54,010 56,200 56,250 52,620
5,780 6,050 6,170 No data 5,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$44,741 $45,362 $52,970 No data $57,917
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

Salaries for teaching professionals in Columbia have increased. Columbia teaching professionals made $57,917 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Columbia was $44,741 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Columbia

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Teaching professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $55,048 per year. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,219 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,601 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Columbia

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Columbia


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Columbia


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Columbia's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Columbia


In 2010 approximately 29 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Kentucky

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