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Teaching Schools
In Lawton, Oklahoma

The city of Lawton has only one school where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Lawton, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lawton Vs. Oklahoma Teaching Employment

Lawton 1,350
Oklahoma 44,710

Of the 42,220 teaching professionals employed in Oklahoma, 1,350 work in Lawton. The number of teaching professionals in Lawton has grown by 938% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Lawton has increased, overall employment in Lawton has also increased.

Lawton Vs. Oklahoma Teaching employment growth

49,580 50,400 46,770 45,440 42,220
130 1,090 1,120 1,280 1,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oklahoma
  • Dark Yellow: Lawton

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Lawton

$54,393 $47,253 $43,210 $47,257 $49,192
$29,260 $30,650 $31,820 $33,750 $34,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Lawton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lawton

In Lawton, salaries for teaching professionals have decreased. In 2010 Lawton teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,192. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Lawton was $54,393 per year. The decline in the salary of teaching professionals in Lawton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Lawton

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Teaching professionals in Lawton make a median yearly salary of $48,508. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 84%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,447 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $65,222 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Lawton

Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professionals in Lawton earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lawton.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Lawton


Many of Lawton's teaching professionals are graduates of the only accredited teaching school in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In Lawton


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Lawton's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Lawton


In 2010 approximately 86 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Lawton, Oklahoma

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