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Teaching Schools
In Jackson, Mississippi

In Jackson, there are 2 teaching schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The trends in Jackson's teaching academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Teaching Employment

Jackson 7,480
Mississippi 36,530

Of the 34,650 teaching professionals employed in Mississippi, 7,480 work in Jackson. The number of teaching professionals in Jackson has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Jackson has also increased.

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Teaching employment growth

38,620 37,300 37,230 37,110 34,650
7,080 7,390 7,260 7,240 7,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Jackson

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$46,025 $48,438 $49,257 $48,784 $49,077
$33,840 $34,990 $36,240 $36,600 $36,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Jackson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jackson

Salaries for teaching professionals in Jackson have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Jackson reportedly earned an average salary of $49,077 per year. Teaching professionals in Jackson made a yearly average salary of $46,025, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Jackson.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Jackson

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Jackson teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,669. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,394 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,683 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Jackson

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professional salaries in Jackson are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Jackson


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Jackson


There are a total of 18 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Jackson's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Jackson


Approximately 251 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Jackson, Mississippi

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