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Teaching Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Teaching faculty can choose to work at one of 2 teaching schools in Tuscaloosa. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in teaching in the city of Tuscaloosa, which encompasses teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Teaching Employment

Tuscaloosa 3,120
Alabama 54,120

Exactly 3,120 of the 51,640 teaching professionals employed in Alabama, work in Tuscaloosa. There has been a 20% decline in the number of teaching professionals in Tuscaloosa between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for teaching professionals in Tuscaloosa has decreased, overall employment in Tuscaloosa has also decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Teaching employment growth

53,290 52,340 53,740 55,220 51,640
3,920 4,510 4,880 No data 3,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$45,912 $50,907 $53,334 No data $51,264
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

As the number of teaching professionals in Tuscaloosa has shrunk, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Tuscaloosa reportedly earned an average salary of $51,264 per year. Teaching professionals in Tuscaloosa made a yearly average salary of $45,912, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tuscaloosa.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Tuscaloosa

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Tuscaloosa teaching professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,288. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,138 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 87% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Educational Leadership
Elementary Education

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

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Tuscaloosa


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

Teaching Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa


There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in teaching offered by Tuscaloosa's teaching schools.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Tuscaloosa


In 2010 approximately 438 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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