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Teaching Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

In Indianapolis, there are 7 teaching schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Indianapolis, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Teaching Employment

Indianapolis 19,420
Indiana 75,930

Exactly 19,420 of the 71,640 teaching professionals employed in Indiana, work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Indianapolis, there has been a 24% growth in the number of teaching professionals. As the employment for teaching professionals in Indianapolis has increased, overall employment in Indianapolis has also increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Teaching employment growth

65,310 70,240 73,370 77,100 71,640
15,680 17,880 18,810 20,290 19,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$51,207 $55,355 $58,094 $59,223 $61,369
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

In Indianapolis, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. Indianapolis teaching professionals made $61,369 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Indianapolis was $51,207 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Indianapolis.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Indianapolis

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Teaching professionals make a median salary of $58,310 per year in Indianapolis. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,361 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,467 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Indianapolis


There are 7 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Indianapolis' teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Indianapolis


Indianapolis' teaching schools offer 32 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Indianapolis


Approximately 815 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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