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List Rules Top U.S. city list for teaching jobs

List of the best cities for teachers. Teaching is a tough job only taken on by the toughest, most generous type of person. Usually,teachers can expect to work long, stressful hours without the promise of a high salary or job security. Plus, every year money is taken from education funds,making it even tougher to live on a teacher’s salary. The cities on this list are the answer to the question, “where is the best place to live as a teacher?”

The cities on this list are the best places for teachers to find jobs due to their salaries, treatment of those in the field, and low living costs. Many of these cities also have plenty of employment opportunities for teachers. Metropolitan cities like Minneapolis and New York are always in need of strong teaching candidates for any of the hundreds of private and public schools. Small cities have reverence for their teachers and affordable living costs.

Compiled on this list are all of the best locations for teachers looking for amazing employment opportunities with high pay, good working conditions, and affordable living. If you’re a teacher looking to further your successful teaching career, these cities are for you. 

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San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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San Diego is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
San Diego California

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Irvine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Irvine California

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Napa is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Napa California

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Long Beach is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Anaheim is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Anaheim California

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Boston is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Boston Massachusetts

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Santa Monica is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Santa Barbara is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Davis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Denver is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Denver Colorado

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San Marcos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
San Marcos California

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Cupertino is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Poway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Encinitas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Santa Cruz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Carlsbad is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Santa Clara is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Santa Ana is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Santa Ana California

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Modesto is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Modesto California

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Yuba City is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Yuba City California

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Ann Arbor is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Ann Arbor Michigan

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Fresno is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Fresno California

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New York City is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
New York City New York

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Sacramento is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Las Vegas Nevada

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Oakland is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
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America's Coolest Cities

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Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Minneapolis Minnesota

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Honolulu is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Honolulu Hawaii

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Spokane is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Spokane Washington

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Austin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Austin Texas

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Louisville is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Louisville Kentucky

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Grand Rapids is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Grand Rapids Michigan

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Kenosha is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Kenosha Wisconsin

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Bridgeton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Bridgeton New Jersey

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New Haven is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
New Haven Connecticut

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Suffolk is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Suffolk Virginia

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Arlington is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Arlington

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Muskegon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Muskegon Michigan

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Stamford is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Stamford Connecticut

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Kingston is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Kingston New York

The Most Magical Cities in the World

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Hartford is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Hartford Connecticut

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Joliet is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Joliet Illinois

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Providence is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Providence Rhode Island

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Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Philadelphia Pennsylvania

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Chicago is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Chicago Illinois

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Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers

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Dallas is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Dallas Texas

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Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Cities for Teachers
Cleveland Ohio