Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

25-3097 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

All teachers and instructors not listed separately.


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)
292,950 1.6 % (4) $47,570 1.1 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Annual Wage (2) $19,900 $26,140 $39,570 $60,830 $82,960
  (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 88,190 1.05 (4) $49,320
Other Schools and Instruction 68,970 16.66 (4) $41,470
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 28,190 0.94 (4) $43,370
Junior Colleges 22,130 2.94 (4) $48,070
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 15,630 0.77 (4) $74,230

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 68,970 16.66 (4) $41,470
Educational Support Services 14,200 8.19 (4) $46,880
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 2,260 3.16 (4) $69,270
Junior Colleges 22,130 2.94 (4) $48,070
Technical and Trade Schools 2,970 2.15 (4) $45,660

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 15,630 0.77 (4) $74,230
Scientific Research and Development Services 1,650 0.25 (4) $71,430
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 2,260 3.16 (4) $69,270
State Government (OES Designation) 4,100 0.19 (4) $58,450
Postal Service 190 0.03 (4) $57,690


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)
California 54,430 3.41 1.63 (4) $49,680
Texas 20,590 1.75 0.84 (4) $37,530
Florida 20,290 2.47 1.18 (4) $40,940
Illinois 16,370 2.77 1.33 (4) $54,440
New York 16,080 1.77 0.85 (4) $56,920




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)
Rhode Island 2,240 4.72 2.26 (4) $79,550
District of Columbia 2,730 3.89 1.86 (4) $72,230
Hawaii 2,300 3.64 1.75 (4) $48,540
Louisiana 6,650 3.46 1.66 (4) $40,590
California 54,430 3.41 1.63 (4) $49,680




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 2,240 4.72 2.26 (4) $79,550
District of Columbia 2,730 3.89 1.86 (4) $72,230
Connecticut 3,310 1.99 0.95 (4) $61,720
South Carolina (8) (8) (8) (4) $60,720
Alaska 650 1.99 0.96 (4) $59,880





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)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 17,220 4.08 1.96 (4) $54,250
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 16,300 2.47 1.19 (4) $49,530
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 9,300 2.56 1.22 (4) $65,400
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 6,590 4.75 2.28 (4) $58,400
Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 4,930 3.15 1.51 (4) $34,260
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 4,710 1.94 0.93 (4) $35,360
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 4,570 2.36 1.13 (4) $44,560
Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA Metropolitan Division 4,230 3.90 1.87 (4) $42,030
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 3,890 2.15 1.03 (4) $53,910
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 3,860 1.51 0.72 (4) $44,040