Riverhead has a total population of 10,513 and a student population of 268. Of these students, 268 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Riverhead's largest teaching school is Long Island University-Riverhead. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Teaching program at Long Island University-Riverhead.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a teaching degree in Riverhead. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,708 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Riverhead, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 teachers in New York were working in the greater Riverhead area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 10% in Riverhead. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Riverhead is $87,640 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.