Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary

5.8/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
40%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
11%
by 2030
WAGES
$76,160
or $36.61 hourly
VOLUME
22,900
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 40% (Start worrying)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary' job openings is expected to rise 11% by 2030
'Philosophy and Religion 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 'Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary' was $76,160, or $36.61 hourly
'Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary' are paid 81.5% 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 22,900 people employed as Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary.
This represents around 0.02% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

SOC Code: 25-1126.00

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