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Teaching Schools
In Houghton, Michigan

There is only one teaching school in Houghton for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Houghton, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the teaching masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Houghton Vs. Michigan Teaching Employment

Houghton 2,050
Michigan 109,540

Of the 104,000 teaching professionals employed in Michigan, 2,050 work in Houghton. There has been a 32% decline in the number of teaching professionals in Houghton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Houghton has decreased, overall employment in Houghton has increased.

Houghton Vs. Michigan Teaching employment growth

122,660 114,180 111,130 112,310 104,000
3,030 3,610 3,920 No data 2,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Houghton

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Houghton

$53,414 $52,565 $59,744 No data $69,297
$32,880 $33,590 $34,910 No data $36,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Houghton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Houghton

As the number of teaching professionals in Houghton has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $69,297 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Houghton. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Houghton was $53,414 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Houghton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Houghton

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90th percentile

Teaching professionals in Houghton make a median yearly salary of $69,473. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,960 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Houghton

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Houghton


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Houghton


There is one degree and certificate program in teaching offered by Houghton's teaching school.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Houghton


In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Houghton, Michigan

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