Mobile, AL (population: 190,007) has one reading specialist school within its city limits. University of South Alabama has a total student population of 14,522. It is the 2715th highest ranked school in the USA and the 20th highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus).
Reading Specialist students from Mobile schools who go on to become reading specialists, teachers, professors, reading teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Teachers and instructors make on average $41,110 per year and there are about 599,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mobile area alone, there are 140 employed teachers and instructors earning an average salary of $26,730. English language and literature teachers in this area earn $46,410/yr and there are 80 employed.
Mobile lies in Mobile county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Mobile area has 172,980 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $36,850 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Mobile are held by english language and literature teachers, and 1/1000 are held by teachers and instructors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of South Alabama ends up costing a student $9,002/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Mobile|
|Bay Minette||AL||-||1||14.4825||35||23.5 miles|
|Orange Beach||AL||-||1||9.16962||21||40.7 miles|
|Fort Walton Beach||FL||-||1||18.8268||27||89.6 miles|