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Teaching Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

There are 2 teaching schools in Poughkeepsie for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in teaching in the city of Poughkeepsie, which encompasses teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Teaching Employment

Poughkeepsie 7,930
New York 306,760

Exactly 7,930 of New York's 279,960 teaching professionals work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie has grown by 1%. As the employment for teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie has increased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Teaching employment growth

216,180 250,180 317,880 317,040 279,960
7,870 9,290 8,530 8,970 7,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$65,856 $68,863 $71,208 $73,802 $79,469
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

As the number of teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie has grown, salaries for teaching professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $79,469 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie. Four years earlier in 2006, teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie made an average salary of $65,856 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Teaching professionals in Poughkeepsie earn a median salary of $73,410 per year. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,346 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


Poughkeepsie's teaching schools offer 13 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 205 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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