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Teaching Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

In Fort Lauderdale, there are 3 teaching schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Fort Lauderdale, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Teaching Employment

Fort Lauderdale 3,600
Florida 189,170

Exactly 3,600 of Florida's 180,280 teaching professionals work in Fort Lauderdale. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fort Lauderdale, there has been a 3% decline in the number of teaching professionals. As the number of teaching professionals in Fort Lauderdale has decreased, overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Teaching employment growth

184,330 194,020 197,940 189,430 180,280
3,730 3,850 3,340 3,630 3,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$71,656 $69,863 $72,286 $78,862 $77,964
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

As the number of teaching professionals in Fort Lauderdale has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $77,964 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Fort Lauderdale. The average salary for teaching professionals in Fort Lauderdale was $71,656 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Fort Lauderdale is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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Fort Lauderdale teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,064. 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 $49,734 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $108,226 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Special Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professional salaries in Fort Lauderdale are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Fort Lauderdale


Many of Fort Lauderdale's teaching professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited teaching schools in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


Fort Lauderdale's teaching schools offer 29 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


In 2010 approximately 1,211 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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