Seattle has a general population of 563,374 and an overall student population of 95,293. Approximately 7,774 of Seattle's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Seattle, by student population, is Seattle Community College-Central Campus. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Seattle Community College-Central Campus with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Seattle in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,773 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for elementary education related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Seattle after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Seattle, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, there were 28,480 elementary educators in Washington State. Of these elementary educators, 9,660 were working in the greater Seattle area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Seattle will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Seattle, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.