Teaching Schools
In West Columbia, South Carolina

The city of West Columbia has only one school where teaching faculty can find employment. The trends in West Columbia's teaching academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes teaching training at the teaching associates degree level.


Professional Trends

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Teaching Employment

West Columbia 9,870
South Carolina 54,630

Of the 52,240 teaching professionals employed in South Carolina, 9,870 work in West Columbia. There has been a 29% growth in the number of teaching professionals in West Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in West Columbia has also increased.

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Teaching employment growth

53,040 55,950 57,110 55,190 52,240
7,680 9,060 9,660 9,540 9,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: West Columbia

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in West Columbia

$56,006 $57,381 $59,946 $61,349 $62,276
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in West Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Columbia

In West Columbia, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. West Columbia teaching professionals made $62,276 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for teaching professionals in West Columbia was $56,006 per year. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in West Columbia is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in West Columbia

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Teaching professionals in West Columbia make a median yearly salary of $59,205. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,209 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $87,701 per year.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in West Columbia

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

West Columbia teaching professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in West Columbia


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

Teaching Programs Offered In West Columbia

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There is one degree and certificate program in teaching offered by West Columbia's teaching school.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In West Columbia

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Teaching Faculty Salaries in West Columbia, South Carolina

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