With an overall population of 10,513 and a student population of 268, approximately 268 of Riverhead students attend one of Riverhead's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Riverhead's largest elementary education school is Long Island University-Riverhead. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Long Island University-Riverhead with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Riverhead in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,708 per year in tuition costs.
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 elementary education program in Riverhead.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Riverhead, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 elementary educators in New York were working in the greater Riverhead area. The number of elementary educators in Riverhead is expected to increase by 10% 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 Riverhead is $87,640 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.