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College Political Science 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: $99,815
Statewide median: $50,436.96


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

Wages for College Political Science Teachers *

Area Low Median High
$65,235.00 $86,990.00 $126,783.00
$78,994.00 $99,814.00 $112,701.00
Southeast Minnesota
$82,274.00 $90,162.00 $108,962.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$78,684.00 $100,678.00 $132,527.00

* "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 210 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do College Political Science 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 237 new College Political Science 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 Political Science Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 18,400 20,000 1,600 8.7%
Minnesota 250 256 6 2.4%
Northwest Minnesota 17 18 1 5.9%
Southeast Minnesota 19 20 1 5.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 172 175 3 1.7%

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


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