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Teaching Schools
In Rock Island, Illinois

There is only one teaching school in Rock Island for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Rock Island, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the teaching bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Rock Island Vs. Illinois Teaching Employment

Rock Island 4,690
Illinois 187,980

Exactly 4,690 of Illinois' 174,540 teaching professionals work in Rock Island. Between 2006 and 2010, in Rock Island, there has been a 11% decline in the number of teaching professionals. As the employment for teaching professionals in Rock Island has decreased, overall employment in Rock Island has increased.

Rock Island Vs. Illinois Teaching employment growth

197,900 177,030 168,760 188,170 174,540
5,290 5,100 5,320 4,800 4,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Rock Island

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Rock Island

$48,905 $53,981 $57,865 $60,928 $61,722
$34,610 $35,910 $37,630 $38,700 $39,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Rock Island
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rock Island

In Rock Island, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 Rock Island teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $61,722. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Rock Island was $48,905 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Rock Island is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Rock Island

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Teaching professionals in Rock Island make a median yearly salary of $58,679. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 180%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,135 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,494 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Rock Island

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professional salaries in Rock Island are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Rock Island


There is only one accredited teaching school in the city. Many of Rock Island's teaching professionals are graduates of this school.

Teaching Programs Offered In Rock Island


There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Rock Island's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Rock Island


In 2010 approximately 78 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Rock Island, Illinois

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