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Teaching Schools
In Denver, Colorado

The city of Denver has 6 schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Denver, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Teaching Employment

Denver 28,670
Colorado 68,210

Exactly 28,670 of Colorado's 64,690 teaching professionals work in Denver. There has been a 5% growth in the number of teaching professionals in Denver between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Teaching employment growth

57,640 62,190 64,210 66,590 64,690
27,230 30,510 31,050 30,510 28,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$53,435 $57,345 $59,900 $60,737 $63,818
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

In Denver, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Denver reportedly earned an average salary of $63,818 per year. The average salary for teaching professionals in Denver was $53,435 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Denver.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Denver

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Teaching professionals in Denver earn a median salary of $58,026 per year. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,563 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,319 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Denver

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Denver


Many of Denver's teaching professionals are graduates of one of the 6 accredited teaching schools in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Denver's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 54 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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