Education Teachers, Postsecondary

5.8/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $31.46 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 20% (No worries)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Education Teachers, Postsecondary' job openings is expected to rise 8.3% by 2030
'Education Teachers, Postsecondary' is expected to be a fast 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 'Education Teachers, Postsecondary' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Education Teachers, Postsecondary' was $65,440, or $31.46 hourly
'Education Teachers, Postsecondary' are paid 56.0% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 57,560 people employed as Education Teachers, Postsecondary.
This represents around 0.04% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Teach courses pertaining to education, such as counseling, curriculum, guidance, instruction, teacher education, and teaching English as a second language. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

SOC Code: 25-1081.00

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