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Teaching Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

In Pittsburgh, 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 Pittsburgh, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

Pittsburgh 29,240
Pennsylvania 175,130

Exactly 29,240 of the 163,110 teaching professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Pittsburgh. The number of teaching professionals in Pittsburgh has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of teaching professionals in Pittsburgh has decreased, overall employment in Pittsburgh has increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Teaching employment growth

173,100 182,620 190,150 185,270 163,110
30,020 35,580 36,550 35,870 29,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$59,748 $62,873 $63,162 $68,899 $70,849
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

Salaries for teaching professionals in Pittsburgh have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $70,849 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Pittsburgh. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Pittsburgh was $59,748 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Pittsburgh is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Pittsburgh

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

Teaching professionals in Pittsburgh earn a median salary of $66,091 per year. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,847 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $99,719 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Pittsburgh


Many of Pittsburgh's teaching professionals are graduates of one of the 7 accredited teaching schools in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In Pittsburgh


There are a total of 46 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Pittsburgh's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Pittsburgh


Approximately 541 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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