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Teaching Schools
In Fairfield, Connecticut

Teaching faculty can choose to work at one of 2 teaching schools in Fairfield. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Fairfield, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Teaching Employment

Fairfield 11,210
Connecticut 51,240

Of the 47,730 teaching professionals employed in Connecticut, 11,210 work in Fairfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in Fairfield has shrunk by 14%. Overall employment in Fairfield has also decreased.

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Teaching employment growth

48,980 56,930 57,580 54,320 47,730
13,080 13,560 14,110 13,220 11,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$63,734 $67,255 $69,232 $71,167 $73,421
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

Salaries for teaching professionals in Fairfield have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Fairfield reportedly earned an average salary of $73,421 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Fairfield was $63,734 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfield.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Fairfield

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Teaching professionals in Fairfield make a median yearly salary of $70,931. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,436 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,357 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professionals in Fairfield earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fairfield.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Fairfield


There are 2 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Fairfield's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Fairfield


Fairfield's teaching schools offer 3 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Fairfield


In 2010 approximately 35 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Connecticut

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