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Teaching Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

Teaching faculty can choose to work at one of 3 teaching schools in Columbus. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Columbus, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Ohio Teaching Employment

Columbus 20,340
Ohio 136,170

Of the 122,930 teaching professionals employed in Ohio, 20,340 work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in Columbus has shrunk by 16%. As the employment for teaching professionals in Columbus has decreased, overall employment in Columbus has increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Teaching employment growth

159,540 150,490 145,300 130,190 122,930
24,080 23,190 22,420 19,440 20,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$60,838 $67,796 $71,310 $69,429 $69,571
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

As the number of teaching professionals in Columbus has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $69,571 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Columbus. Teaching professionals in Columbus made a yearly average salary of $60,838, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Columbus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Columbus

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

Columbus teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $68,217. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,359 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 144% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Columbus

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Columbus


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Columbus


Columbus' teaching schools offer 29 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Columbus


Approximately 421 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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