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Table 94. Staff employed in public elementary and secondary school systems, by type of assignment and state or jurisdiction: Fall 2009
[In full-time equivalents]
State or jurisdiction Total School district staff School staff Student support staff Other support services staff
Officials and adminis- trators Adminis- trative support staff Instruc- tion coordi-nators Principals and assistant principals School and library support staff Teachers Instruc- tional aides Guidance counsel- ors Librar- ians
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
United States1 6,351,157 63,969 190,359 74,502 168,450 288,085 3,209,672 741,337 107,484 52,545 267,289 1,187,464
Alabama 94,058 899 1,705 1,041 2,682 4,015 47,492 6,671 1,856 1,415 2,335 23,947
Alaska2 17,743 667 806 194 873 1,257 8,083 2,424 308 169 422 2,540
Arizona 100,320 426 730 95 2,523 6,415 51,947 14,790 1,322 613 7,442 14,016
Arkansas 74,311 704 2,370 800 1,768 3,464 37,240 7,991 1,425 1,007 7,682 9,860
California2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 609,655 3,965 24,606 7,281 16,830 40,217 316,299 67,463 7,734 1,141 18,497 105,623
                         
Colorado 103,354 1,188 4,581 2,482 2,840 5,662 49,060 15,153 2,126 791 5,436 14,035
Connecticut 92,877 1,799 3,105 3,486 2,187 2,393 43,593 14,435 1,087 802 2,901 17,089
Delaware 16,977 358 334 334 415 423 8,640 2,017 279 141 939 3,097
District of Columbia 11,682 177 508 363 508 652 5,854 1,541 280 122 1,058 619
Florida 335,446 1,901 15,126 701 7,866 16,227 183,827 28,326 5,826 2,716 10,092 62,838
                         
Georgia 234,694 2,354 2,631 2,283 6,534 10,849 115,918 27,074 3,670 2,311 7,885 53,185
Hawaii 21,677 199 603 563 529 1,119 11,472 2,425 646 225 1,681 2,216
Idaho 27,701 138 633 239 732 1,196 15,201 3,048 618 141 580 5,174
Illinois4,10,11,12,13 221,823 2,653 2,458 498 7,451 3,800 138,483 30,790 3,155 1,727 9,576 21,232
Indiana 142,724 1,132 797 2,181 3,187 8,889 62,258 24,035 1,941 892 2,436 34,976
                         
Iowa 72,546 871 1,463 467 1,792 3,512 35,842 10,917 1,241 570 2,792 13,080
Kansas 67,531 502 1,336 983 1,822 2,702 34,700 9,450 1,081 840 3,486 10,629
Kentucky 99,162 948 2,274 995 3,131 6,050 41,981 14,376 1,509 1,137 2,824 23,938
Louisiana 102,874 385 2,861 2,066 2,869 3,898 49,646 11,804 1,942 1,191 5,046 21,166
Maine 37,317 667 1,164 325 1,229 2,094 16,331 6,090 630 240 1,719 6,829
                         
Maryland 115,286 3,386 2,326 1,717 3,598 6,358 58,463 11,397 2,407 1,232 4,717 19,684
Massachusetts 123,167 2,225 3,357 437 4,329 6,781 69,909 23,250 2,215 841 8,381 1,442
Michigan 204,625 3,304 1,241 3,439 4,868 13,123 92,691 22,263 2,498 958 13,404 46,836
Minnesota 109,066 2,058 2,303 1,946 2,094 4,853 52,839 16,293 1,086 767 11,839 12,988
Mississippi 70,782 1,011 2,078 738 1,979 2,744 33,103 8,937 1,116 967 2,977 15,131
                         
Missouri 132,047 1,403 8,440 1,074 3,087 483 67,796 13,168 2,589 1,523 4,987 27,496
Montana4,10,11,12 19,434 171 488 165 543 184 10,521 2,344 469 376 692 3,481
Nebraska 45,835 597 1,013 955 1,031 1,929 22,256 6,467 809 562 1,367 8,849
Nevada2,4,10,11,13 33,749 22 976 1,397 1,021 1,671 22,104 4,231 870 373 43 1,042
New Hampshire 32,911 714 755 269 513 888 15,491 7,219 849 325 698 5,190
                         
New Jersey4 213,783 1,471 6,049 3,428 4,959 8,646 115,248 27,677 4,183 1,779 12,303 28,040
New Mexico 47,565 849 87 771 1,355 4,086 22,724 6,122 837 289 3,045 7,401
New York 421,929 3,139 22,781 2,275 9,454 9,227 214,804 39,387 6,653 2,963 11,970 99,277
North Carolina6 200,447 1,685 4,976 1,112 5,130 7,908 105,036 26,757 3,856 2,353 9,611 32,022
North Dakota 15,983 446 148 148 428 499 8,366 2,142 291 194 559 2,762
                         
Ohio 244,232 2,079 13,498 1,670 5,057 14,144 111,378 19,588 3,698 1,286 20,906 50,928
Oklahoma 84,740 598 3,138 433 2,228 4,372 42,615 8,575 1,720 1,131 4,241 15,690
Oregon 62,994 458 3,274 434 1,588 4,539 28,768 10,305 1,079 320 2,197 10,032
Pennsylvania 253,866 2,699 7,331 1,700 5,766 11,990 130,984 30,009 4,710 2,189 8,211 48,277
Rhode Island 18,825 86 499 83 452 760 11,366 2,285 391 298 518 2,085
                         
South Carolina 67,355 698 655 499 2,566 982 46,980 8,698 1,854 1,128 3,108 188
South Dakota 18,631 711 371 92 421 544 9,326 2,396 330 137 747 3,556
Tennessee 127,743 166 821 839 3,322 5,084 65,361 16,155 2,825 1,910 1,073 30,187
Texas 662,369 6,698 21,929 3,604 21,684 27,063 333,164 65,119 11,105 5,140 23,657 143,206
Utah 51,844 408 727 1,692 1,296 2,662 25,615 8,189 821 276 1,260 8,898
                         
Vermont 19,337 139 473 241 502 968 8,734 4,448 444 221 941 2,227
Virginia 203,301 1,608 4,573 13,320 4,665 9,368 70,827 20,243 3,911 2,001 7,361 65,423
Washington 103,938 1,140 1,673 509 2,790 5,188 53,448 10,404 2,050 1,153 3,015 22,568
West Virginia4 39,205 732 1,144 339 1,121 783 20,299 3,617 740 356 1,617 8,457
Wisconsin 105,229 963 2,692 1,354 2,477 4,452 58,426 10,492 1,924 1,134 6,440 14,875
Wyoming 16,468 371 452 444 359 972 7,166 2,338 481 173 576 3,137
                         
Bureau of Indian                        
Education
                         
DoD, overseas
DoD, domestic
                         
Other jurisdictions                        
American Samoa
Guam
Northern Marianas 1,155 7 73 9 35 76 552 239 20 0 45 99
Puerto Rico 63,198 86 968 352 1,489 2,342 39,102 96 882 1,228 3,435 13,218
U.S. Virgin Islands 2,854 24 59 36 85 92 1,425 359 77 28 330 339
—Not available.
1 Includes imputations for undercounts in states as designated in footnotes 2 through 13.
2 Includes imputations for instruction coordinators.
3 Includes imputations for officials and administrators.
4 Includes imputations for library support staff.
5 Includes imputations for prekindergarten teachers.
6 Includes imputations for kindergarten teachers.
7 Includes imputations for librarians.
8 Includes imputations for student support staff.
9 Includes imputations for guidance counselors.
10 Includes imputations for administrative support staff.
11 Includes imputations for school support staff.
12 Includes imputations for other support services staff.
13 Includes imputations for instructional aides.
NOTE: DoD = Department of Defense. Some data have been revised from previously published figures.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary/Secondary Education," 2009-10. (This table was prepared May 2012.)
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