Portales has 11,131 residents. It is located in Roosevelt county.
For New Mexico residents, the average tuition for all Portales teaching schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $2,514.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Portales teaching schools was $8,064.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for teaching schools in Portales is $1,000.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at teaching schools in Portales was $5,374.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,050.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one teaching college in Portales. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 42 students completed teaching programs in Portales.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$46,580.00||310|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$52,320.00||2,130|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$47,380.00||740|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Middle School||$58,860.00||30|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education||$50,200.00||1,380|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School||$52,800.00||100|