Salem has a total population of 40,407 and a student population of 10,125. Of these students, 10,125 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Salem, the largest education school, by student population, is Salem State University. In 2010, approximately 100 students graduated from the Education program at Salem State University.
A reported 322 students graduated with credentials in education in Salem in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Salem's education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,443 per year in instate tuition and $25,583 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Salem, your job prospects are average. There were 30,470 education professionals working in Massachusetts and 960 working in the greater Salem area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Salem. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Salem, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,090 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.