EDUCATION IN AZ
23 AZ students for every 1 teacher; ratio among country's highestPosted: Updated:
Click image to enlarge: The student-teacher ratio in Arizona is nearly 23:1, well above the the national average of 16:1. (Source: National Center for Education Statistics)
Click image to enlarge: According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median elementary school teacher salary is $40,590 while the national median is $54,120. (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Click to enlarge: Arizona ranks last at $7,620 per student compared to the national average of $11,667 per student.