Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

Teach or instruct courses other than those that normally lead to an occupational objective or degree. Courses may include self-improvement, nonvocational, and nonacademic subjects. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution. Excludes "Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors" (39-9031). Flight instructors are included with "Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers" (53-2010).


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)
Wage RSE (3)
187,180 1.6 % $19.56 $40,680 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.93 $11.64 $17.07 $24.69 $34.06
Annual Wage (2) $18,580 $24,220 $35,500 $51,360 $70,850


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)
Other Schools and Instruction 89,780 24.75 $19.41 $40,380
Elementary and Secondary Schools 16,670 0.20 $23.49 $48,860
Religious Organizations 8,960 4.83 $20.12 $41,850
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores 6,230 1.20 $13.56 $28,210
Civic and Social Organizations 5,780 1.52 $17.71 $36,850

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Schools and Instruction 89,780 24.75 $19.41 $40,380
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 4,110 5.60 $23.32 $48,510
Religious Organizations 8,960 4.83 $20.12 $41,850
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions 4,810 3.44 $16.87 $35,090
Performing Arts Companies 3,890 3.31 $23.59 $49,080

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 70 0.01 $35.46 $73,760
Other Information Services 310 0.16 $30.88 $64,220
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 420 0.10 $25.94 $53,950
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 590 0.05 $25.94 $53,950
Software Publishers 90 0.03 $24.95 $51,890


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)
New York 26,780 3.10 2.20 $23.34 $48,550
California 19,810 1.35 0.95 $19.59 $40,740
Florida 12,520 1.68 1.19 $16.45 $34,210
New Jersey 8,750 2.29 1.62 $24.46 $50,880
Texas 8,370 0.77 0.54 $19.72 $41,020




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)
New York 26,780 3.10 2.20 $23.34 $48,550
Utah 2,950 2.37 1.68 $16.60 $34,520
New Jersey 8,750 2.29 1.62 $24.46 $50,880
Hawaii 1,380 2.28 1.62 $22.33 $46,450
Montana 1,000 2.27 1.61 $20.46 $42,560




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 610 0.91 0.65 $26.90 $55,950
Alaska 300 0.92 0.65 $25.21 $52,440
New Jersey 8,750 2.29 1.62 $24.46 $50,880
New Hampshire 960 1.56 1.10 $24.18 $50,300
New York 26,780 3.10 2.20 $23.34 $48,550





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)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 16,840 3.21 2.28 $26.83 $55,810
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,290 1.33 0.94 $20.03 $41,660
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 4,630 2.00 1.42 $18.01 $37,460
Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division 4,270 3.46 2.45 $20.27 $42,170
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 3,960 2.15 1.53 $21.59 $44,900
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,930 1.06 0.75 $18.07 $37,580
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,470 1.94 1.37 $16.95 $35,260
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 3,430 1.45 1.03 $22.68 $47,180
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 3,280 2.26 1.60 $20.78 $43,210
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 3,200 1.83 1.29 $19.61 $40,800