Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

25-2032 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

Teach occupational, career and technical, or vocational subjects at the secondary school level in public or private schools. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099). Excludes "Special Education Teachers, Secondary School" (25-2054).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Mean wage
RSE (3)
81,560 2.0 % (4) $57,370 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Annual Wage (2) $37,940 $44,870 $55,200 $68,360 $82,450
  (4)

Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Elementary and Secondary Schools 79,080 0.95 (4) $57,640
State Government (OES Designation) 1,710 0.08 (4) $45,360
Technical and Trade Schools 450 0.30 (4) $61,720
Local Government (OES Designation) 120 0.00 (4) $50,730
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 80 0.02 (4) $44,780

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Elementary and Secondary Schools 79,080 0.95 (4) $57,640
Technical and Trade Schools 450 0.30 (4) $61,720
State Government (OES Designation) 1,710 0.08 (4) $45,360
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 80 0.02 (4) $44,780
Local Government (OES Designation) 120 0.00 (4) $50,730

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Technical and Trade Schools 450 0.30 (4) $61,720
Elementary and Secondary Schools 79,080 0.95 (4) $57,640
Local Government (OES Designation) 120 (7) (4) $50,730
State Government (OES Designation) 1,710 0.08 (4) $45,360
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 80 0.02 (4) $44,780


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Texas 9,760 0.87 1.44 (4) $53,590
Florida 7,530 0.98 1.63 (4) $50,720
North Carolina 5,190 1.29 2.13 (4) $47,090
Ohio 4,620 0.89 1.47 (4) $61,620
Pennsylvania 4,480 0.79 1.31 (4) $63,860



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
North Carolina 5,190 1.29 2.13 (4) $47,090
Vermont 380 1.27 2.11 (4) $56,020
Mississippi 1,340 1.23 2.03 (4) $42,870
Wyoming 340 1.19 1.97 (4) $60,130
North Dakota 500 1.14 1.89 (4) $49,740



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Alaska 210 0.64 1.06 (4) $74,460
Rhode Island 180 0.39 0.64 (4) $74,260
Connecticut 1,770 1.08 1.79 (4) $72,950
California 2,840 0.19 0.31 (4) $72,410
New York 4,160 0.47 0.78 (4) $72,140




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 2,380 2.27 3.76 (4) $53,600
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 1,720 0.77 1.27 (4) $53,030
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 1,710 0.60 1.00 (4) $56,190
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 1,490 0.28 0.46 (4) $83,670
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC 1,210 1.33 2.21 (4) $50,450
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,030 0.44 0.72 (4) $72,130
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 1,000 0.54 0.89 (4) $71,100
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 890 0.50 0.82 (4) $67,700
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 880 0.37 0.61 (4) $57,670
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 880 0.22 0.36 (4) $79,310



Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, MA-NH NECTA Division 220 2.67 4.43 (4) $68,050
Danbury, CT 170 2.39 3.97 (4) $72,830
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, FL Metropolitan Division 2,380 2.27 3.76 (4) $53,600
New Bedford, MA 150 2.23 3.70 (4) $79,410
Mansfield, OH 110 2.20 3.65 (4) $59,120
Norwich-New London, CT-RI 280 2.17 3.60 (4) $74,370
Sandusky, OH 70 1.99 3.29 (4) $70,490
Sherman-Denison, TX 80 1.90 3.14 (4) $51,370
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, MA 90 1.85 3.06 (4) $73,070
Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, MA-NH NECTA Division 210 1.80 2.99 (4) $76,080