With an overall population of 7,498 and a student population of 3,725, approximately 3,725 of Herkimer students attend one of Herkimer's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Herkimer, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Herkimer County Community College. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Herkimer County Community College with credentials in teaching.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Herkimer in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Herkimer, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,760.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Herkimer.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Herkimer, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 101,720 teachers in New York, 1,410 were working in the greater Herkimer area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Herkimer will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Herkimer is $51,220 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.