With an overall population of 54,069 and a student population of 11,241, approximately 10,820 of Wayne students attend one of Wayne's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Wayne, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is William Paterson University of New Jersey. In 2010, William Paterson University of New Jersey graduated approximately 100 students with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 100 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Wayne in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,668 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Wayne elementary education schools was an average of $31,422 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board at Wayne-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,688.
If you plan on staying in Wayne after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Wayne, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are average. There were 50,800 elementary educators working in New Jersey and 51,640 working in the greater Wayne area in 2010. Wayne's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Wayne is $66,350 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.