Jackson has 184,256 residents. It is located in Hinds county.
Teaching schools in Jackson charged students an average tuition of $12,145.00 if they were Mississippi residents, and $13,733.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for teaching schools in Jackson is $1,437.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at teaching schools in Jackson was $7,021.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,800.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are three teaching colleges in Jackson from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 17 students completed teaching programs in Jackson.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$40,410.00||350|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$42,170.00||1,430|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$41,180.00||2,050|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$42,320.00||2,300|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$44,590.00||170|