Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

5.7/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $43.43 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 7% (Totally Safe)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary' job openings is expected to rise 5% by 2030
'Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary' was $90,340, or $43.43 hourly
'Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary' are paid 115.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as agricultural sciences teachers, postsecondary?

As of 2020 there were 8,520 people employed as Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary within the United States.
This represents around 0.006% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 16 thousand people are employed as Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary.

Job description

Teach courses in the agricultural sciences. Includes teachers of agronomy, dairy sciences, fisheries management, horticultural sciences, poultry sciences, range management, and agricultural soil conservation. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

SOC Code: 25-1041.00

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