Wilkes-Barre has 43,123 residents. It is located in Luzerne county.
Education schools in Wilkes-Barre charged students an average tuition of $25,167.00 if they were Pennsylvania residents, and $25,167.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for education schools in Wilkes-Barre is $1,160.00. Students living on campus at education schools in Wilkes-Barre paid an average of $10,469.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,980.00. There are two education colleges in Wilkes-Barre from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 1,072 students completed education programs in Wilkes-Barre.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Education Teachers, Postsecondary||$53,460.00||220|
|Postsecondary Teachers, All Other||$66,950.00||70|
|Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education||$24,630.00||500|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$51,090.00||170|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$49,350.00||2,590|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$56,040.00||1,150|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School||$60,230.00||Not available|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$55,340.00||2,770|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$55,990.00||100|
|Self-Enrichment Education Teachers||$32,330.00||330|