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Teaching Schools
In Ruston, Louisiana

Teaching faculty can choose to work at only one teaching school in Ruston. The trends in Ruston's teaching academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Teaching Employment

Ruston 2,760
Louisiana 61,310

Exactly 2,760 of the 55,670 teaching professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Ruston. Between 2006 and 2010, in Ruston, there has been a 19% decline in the number of teaching professionals. Overall employment in Ruston has also decreased.

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Teaching employment growth

47,790 51,140 58,400 59,720 55,670
3,390 3,280 3,280 No data 2,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Ruston

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Ruston

$39,089 $41,065 $45,283 No data $54,243
$28,130 $29,380 $30,820 No data $33,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Ruston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ruston

As the number of teaching professionals in Ruston has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 Ruston teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $54,243. Four years earlier in 2006, teaching professionals in Ruston made an average salary of $39,089 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Ruston.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Ruston

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Ruston teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $54,036. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,983 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,066 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Ruston

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Teaching professional salaries in Ruston are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Ruston


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Ruston


There are a total of 19 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Ruston's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Ruston


Approximately 156 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Ruston, Louisiana

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