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College Physics Teachers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $102,365
Statewide median: $50,852.89


This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.

Wages for College Physics Teachers *

Area Low Median High
$66,203.00 $98,522.00 $131,962.00
$82,177.00 $102,364.00 $135,910.00
Northeast Minnesota
$65,302.00 $82,176.00 $103,817.00
Northwest Minnesota
$80,288.00 $86,785.00 $103,817.00
Southeast Minnesota
$65,875.00 $83,788.00 $101,530.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$85,602.00 $106,929.00 $136,239.00

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 240 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do College Physics Teachers most often work?


Current Demand

No data available.


Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 234 new College Physics Teachers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for College Physics Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 16,500 17,800 1,300 8.1%
Minnesota 247 252 5 2%
Northeast Minnesota 15 15 0 0%
Northwest Minnesota 18 18 0 0%
Southeast Minnesota 18 20 2 11.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 169 172 3 1.8%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.


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