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Teaching Schools
In Portales, New Mexico

The city of Portales has only one school where teaching faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Portales, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Portales Vs. New Mexico Teaching Employment

Portales 4,450
New Mexico 27,140

Exactly 4,450 of New Mexico's 25,390 teaching professionals work in Portales. Between 2006 and 2010, in Portales, there has been a 10% growth in the number of teaching professionals. As the employment for teaching professionals in Portales has increased, overall employment in Portales has also increased.

Portales Vs. New Mexico Teaching employment growth

28,410 28,260 29,230 28,030 25,390
4,040 1,860 4,440 No data 4,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Portales

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Portales

$50,099 $54,196 $52,899 No data $56,564
$29,990 $31,210 $33,090 No data $35,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Portales
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portales

In Portales, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Portales reportedly earned an average salary of $56,564 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Portales was $50,099 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Portales.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Portales

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90th percentile

Teaching professionals make a median salary of $56,632 per year in Portales. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,432 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 106% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Portales

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Portales teaching professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Portales


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Portales


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Portales' teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Portales


Approximately 91 students graduated from teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Portales, New Mexico

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