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College Foreign Language 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: $79,700
Statewide median: $50,436.96


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

Wages for College Foreign Language Teachers *

Area Low Median High
$61,527.00 $78,952.00 $103,397.00
$62,992.00 $79,700.00 $105,422.00
Central Minnesota
$61,761.00 $77,758.00 $87,500.00
Northeast Minnesota
$54,023.00 $76,214.00 $99,342.00
Northwest Minnesota
$53,840.00 $65,285.00 $87,351.00
Southeast Minnesota
$68,147.00 $79,448.00 $105,419.00
Southwest Minnesota
$66,581.00 $73,640.00 $99,769.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$62,495.00 $80,206.00 $106,114.00

* "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 550 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do College Foreign Language 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 508 new College Foreign Language 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 Foreign Language Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 27,100 29,700 2,600 9.4%
Minnesota 537 548 11 2%
Northeast Minnesota 32 33 1 3.1%
Northwest Minnesota 38 39 1 2.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 365 372 7 1.9%

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


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