Washington Preschool Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool Teachers in Washington

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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Longview, Yakima and Olympia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bremerton, Kennewick and Wenatchee
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Olympia

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bremerton, Seattle and Spokane

Schools for Preschool Teachers in Washington are listed below.

Selected Preschool Teacher Training Schools in Washington

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  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

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More Washington Preschool Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bellevue College Bellevue Bachelor 12,305
Bellingham Technical College Bellingham Associate 2,896
Big Bend Community College Moses Lake Associate 1,893
Central Washington University Ellensburg Masters 10,505
Clark College Vancouver Associate 9,705
Clover Park Technical College Lakewood Associate 9,829
Columbia Basin College Pasco Associate 6,393
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Edmonds Community College Lynnwood Associate 8,435
Everett Community College Everett Associate 7,674
Grays Harbor College Aberdeen Associate 2,050
Green River Community College Auburn Associate 6,919
Heritage University Toppenish Masters 1,198
Highline Community College Des Moines Associate 5,859
Lake Washington Technical College Kirkland Associate 3,996
Lower Columbia College Longview Associate 3,348
Northwest Indian College Bellingham Bachelor 584
Olympic College Bremerton Bachelor 6,623
Peninsula College Port Angeles Bachelor 3,180
Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Lakewood Associate 7,504
Renton Technical College Renton Associate 4,915
Seattle Community College-Central Campus Seattle Associate 6,810
Seattle Community College-North Campus Seattle Associate 5,856
Shoreline Community College Shoreline Associate 5,581
Skagit Valley College Mount Vernon Associate 5,727
South Puget Sound Community College Olympia Associate 4,947
Spokane Falls Community College Spokane Associate 9,623
Trinity Lutheran College Everett Bachelor 103
Walla Walla Community College Walla Walla Associate 4,600
Wenatchee Valley College Wenatchee Associate 3,150
Whatcom Community College Bellingham Associate 4,127
Yakima Valley Community College Yakima Associate 4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Preschool Teachers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Preschool Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Preschool Teachers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bremerton 130 $30030 0.61
Silverdale 130 $30030 0.61
Bellingham 160 $29080 0.74
Longview 120 $24450 1.29
Mount Vernon 80 $28390 0.69
Anacortes 80 $28390 0.69
Kennewick 140 $28030 0.49
Richland 140 $28030 0.49
Olympia 320 $22080 1.18
Tumwater 320 $22080 1.18
Seattle 4770 $29750 0.98
Tacoma 4770 $29750 0.98
Bellevue 4770 $29750 0.98
Spokane 620 $23020 1.05
Spokane Valley 620 $23020 1.05
Walla Walla 40 $33950 0.65
Wenatchee 160 $29230 1.4
Yakima 310 $26120 1.37
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