Auburn has a general population of 40,314 and an overall student population of 8,245. Approximately 8,205 of Auburn's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Auburn, by student population, is Green River Community College. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from Green River Community College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a teaching certificate in Auburn. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,021 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,068 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Auburn, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 28,480 teachers in Washington State. Of these teachers, 3,820 were working in the greater Auburn area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 12% in Auburn. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Auburn is $60,060 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.