Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
272,920 1.7 % (4) $47,410 1.2 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Annual Wage (2) $19,370 $25,530 $40,140 $61,560 $83,140
  (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 84,770 1.01 (4) $50,650
Other Schools and Instruction 63,110 16.17 (4) $41,820
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 24,300 0.82 (4) $42,400
Junior Colleges 19,090 2.52 (4) $41,530
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 15,510 0.78 (4) $72,450

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 63,110 16.17 (4) $41,820
Educational Support Services 12,580 7.62 (4) $44,420
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 2,470 3.41 (4) $66,990
Junior Colleges 19,090 2.52 (4) $41,530
Technical and Trade Schools 3,360 2.37 (4) $50,340

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) 15,510 0.78 (4) $72,450
Scientific Research and Development Services 1,230 0.19 (4) $69,260
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 2,470 3.41 (4) $66,990
Postal Service 180 0.03 (4) $57,820
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 800 0.19 (4) $56,760


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 48,000 3.10 1.57 (4) $51,260
Illinois 21,980 3.76 1.90 (4) $48,170
Florida 18,320 2.31 1.17 (4) $39,420
Texas 17,250 1.49 0.75 (4) $35,430
New York 15,250 1.70 0.86 (4) $58,390



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)
Illinois 21,980 3.76 1.90 (4) $48,170
Hawaii 1,970 3.18 1.61 (4) $49,320
New Hampshire 2,020 3.17 1.60 (4) $43,000
District of Columbia 2,110 3.13 1.58 (4) $71,110
California 48,000 3.10 1.57 (4) $51,260



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 890 1.89 0.96 (4) $85,180
District of Columbia 2,110 3.13 1.58 (4) $71,110
Maryland 4,290 1.65 0.83 (4) $64,740
Alaska 740 2.26 1.14 (4) $62,550
Virginia 9,310 2.53 1.28 (4) $60,400




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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 15,080 2.33 1.18 (4) $55,010
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 12,490 3.04 1.54 (4) $50,900
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 7,400 3.06 1.55 (4) $65,800
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 6,530 4.82 2.44 (4) $60,170
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 6,270 2.53 1.28 (4) $49,090
Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 5,070 3.33 1.68 (4) $37,620
Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA Metropolitan Division 4,150 3.93 1.99 (4) $46,390
Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia, MI Metropolitan Division 4,120 5.67 2.86 (4) $56,250
St. Louis, MO-IL 3,970 3.01 1.52 (4) $34,330
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 3,590 1.91 0.97 (4) $40,340