Online survey ranks Brownsville as one of the best cities for teachers


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BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Brownsville is ranked as the #8 midsize city for teachers, according to a new 380-city study by AdvisorSmith.

  • Brownsville ranked #14 overall in our study of 380 cities, beating out Sherman (#20), Armarillo (#27) and Corpus Christi (#36).
  • Brownsville hosts 95.4% more jobs for teachers on a per-capita basis compared with the U.S. average.
  • The average annual salary for teachers in Brownsville, TX is $50,472.

Here is a breakdown of the best midsize cities (population of 150,000 – 500,000) for teachers:

1. Hanford, CA
2. Laredo, TX
3. Las Cruces, NM
4. El Centro, CA
5. Kingston, NY
6. Muskegon, MI
7. Vineland, NJ
8. Brownsville, TX
9. Merced, CA
10. East Stroudsburg, PA

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