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Teaching Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

There are 3 teaching schools in Lexington for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Lexington, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Teaching Employment

Lexington 5,880
Kentucky 56,560

Exactly 5,880 of Kentucky's 52,620 teaching professionals work in Lexington. There has been a 292% growth in the number of teaching professionals in Lexington between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Teaching employment growth

51,260 54,010 56,200 56,250 52,620
1,500 5,500 5,780 5,820 5,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$59,664 $51,878 $55,711 $61,529 $64,139
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

As the number of teaching professionals in Lexington has grown, salaries for teaching professionals have also increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Lexington reportedly earned an average salary of $64,139 per year. The average salary for teaching professionals in Lexington was $59,664 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Lexington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Lexington

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Teaching professionals in Lexington make a median yearly salary of $56,606. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,232 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Lexington

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Lexington


There are 3 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Lexington's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Lexington


There are a total of 23 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Lexington's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 386 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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