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Teaching Schools
In Dekalb, Illinois

The city of Dekalb has only one school where teaching faculty can find employment. The trends in Dekalb'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

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Teaching Employment

Dekalb 107,740
Illinois 187,980

Exactly 107,740 of the 174,540 teaching professionals employed in Illinois, work in Dekalb. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in Dekalb has shrunk by 5%. As the number of teaching professionals in Dekalb has decreased, overall employment in Dekalb has increased.

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Teaching employment growth

197,900 177,030 168,760 188,170 174,540
113,910 117,920 115,270 114,620 107,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Dekalb

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Dekalb

$62,693 $63,746 $67,098 $66,387 $63,319
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Dekalb
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dekalb

As the number of teaching professionals in Dekalb has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Dekalb reportedly earned an average salary of $63,319 per year. The average salary for teaching professionals in Dekalb was $62,693 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Dekalb is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Dekalb

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Teaching professionals in Dekalb make a median yearly salary of $57,049. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 214%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,621 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $96,252 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Dekalb

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Dekalb


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Dekalb


There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Dekalb's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Dekalb


Approximately 579 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Dekalb, Illinois

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