FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Teaching Schools
In San Diego, California

The city of San Diego has 6 schools where teaching faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in San Diego, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Teaching Employment

San Diego 33,430
California 443,700

Exactly 33,430 of California's 427,200 teaching professionals work in San Diego. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in San Diego has grown by 10%. Overall employment in San Diego has also increased.

San Diego Vs. California Teaching employment growth

357,610 410,820 486,660 469,040 427,200
30,380 30,730 37,980 38,280 33,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$72,372 $74,911 $74,952 $78,904 $80,085
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

As the number of teaching professionals in San Diego has grown, salaries for teaching professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $80,085 per year was earned by teaching professionals in San Diego. Teaching professionals in San Diego made a yearly average salary of $72,372, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Diego.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in San Diego

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

Teaching professionals in San Diego earn a median salary of $75,971 per year. The difference in pay between the teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 165%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,646 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $120,781 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in San Diego

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in San Diego


There are 6 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of San Diego's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In San Diego


San Diego's teaching schools offer 21 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In San Diego


Approximately 434 students completed teaching courses in 2010.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of teaching faculty in San Diego, growth in the field of teaching academia and faculty salaries in San Diego. If you are involved in teaching teaching courses to students at the certificate in teaching, associates degree in teaching, bachelors degree in teaching, masters degree in teaching, and doctoral degree in teaching levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future teaching faculty in San Diego. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.


Career Index

Your free online education database