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Teaching Schools
In Des Plaines, Illinois

Teaching faculty can choose to work at only one teaching school in Des Plaines. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in teaching in the city of Des Plaines, which encompasses teaching training at the teaching associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Teaching Employment

Des Plaines 107,740
Illinois 187,980

Exactly 107,740 of Illinois' 174,540 teaching professionals work in Des Plaines. The number of teaching professionals in Des Plaines has shrunk by 5% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Des Plaines has increased.

Des Plaines 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: Des Plaines

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Des Plaines

$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 Des Plaines
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Plaines

Salaries for teaching professionals in Des Plaines have increased. In 2010 Des Plaines teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $63,319. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Des Plaines was $62,693 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Des Plaines is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Des Plaines

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Teaching professionals make a median salary of $57,049 per year in Des Plaines. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,621 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 214% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Des Plaines

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Teaching professional salaries in Des Plaines are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Des Plaines


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Des Plaines


Des Plaines' teaching school offers one teaching degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Des Plaines


In 2010 approximately 1 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Des Plaines, Illinois

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