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Teaching Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

The city of Lakewood has 2 schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The trends in Lakewood'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

Lakewood Vs. Washington Teaching Employment

Lakewood 8,420
Washington 73,230

Exactly 8,420 of the 70,520 teaching professionals employed in Washington State, work in Lakewood. The number of teaching professionals in Lakewood has grown by 5% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Lakewood has increased, overall employment in Lakewood has also increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Teaching employment growth

68,030 69,310 68,230 69,750 70,520
8,000 8,250 8,230 8,530 8,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$54,332 $56,321 $59,149 $58,782 $60,854
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

In Lakewood, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 Lakewood teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,854. Teaching professionals in Lakewood made a yearly average salary of $54,332, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Lakewood is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Lakewood

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Teaching professionals make a median salary of $59,386 per year in Lakewood. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 102%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,181 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $83,026 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Teaching professional salaries in Lakewood are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Lakewood


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Lakewood


Lakewood's teaching schools offer 7 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Lakewood


In 2010 approximately 85 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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