Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary

5.1/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $28.77 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 21% (No worries)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary' job openings is expected to rise 1.8% by 2031
'Career/Technical Education 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 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary' was $59,840, or $28.77 hourly
'Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary' are paid 30.8% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as career/technical education teachers, postsecondary?

As of 2021 there were 105,440 people employed as Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary within the United States.
This represents around 0.07% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary.

Job description

Teach vocational courses intended to provide occupational training below the baccalaureate level in subjects such as construction, mechanics/repair, manufacturing, transportation, or cosmetology, primarily to students who have graduated from or left high school. Teaching takes place in public or private schools whose primary business is academic or vocational education.

SOC Code: 25-1194.00


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