Teaching Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

In Tucson, there are 3 teaching schools where teaching faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the teaching academic community in Tucson, and the future trends. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:

  • Teaching Certificate
  • Associates degree in Teaching
  • Bachelors degree in Teaching
  • Masters degree in Teaching
  • PhD degree in Teaching


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Teaching Employment

Tucson 8,100
Arizona 59,510

Exactly 8,100 of the 57,460 teaching professionals employed in Arizona, work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 21% decline in the number of teaching professionals. Overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Teaching employment growth

75,070 74,850 31,890 58,940 57,460
10,200 11,440 9,240 9,730 8,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$47,951 $52,734 $46,860 $49,331 $50,279
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

In Tucson, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,279 per year was earned by teaching professionals in Tucson. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in Tucson was $47,951 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tucson.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Tucson

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Teaching professionals in Tucson make a median yearly salary of $48,779. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,385 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Tucson

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Tucson


There are 3 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Tucson's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Tucson


There are a total of 24 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Tucson's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Tucson


In 2010 approximately 489 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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