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College Foreign Language Teachers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

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: $67,775
Statewide median: $44,693.01


This career pays above the statewide median wage.

Wages for College Foreign Language Teachers *

Area Low Median High
$53,589.00 $70,715.00 $100,116.00
$52,912.00 $67,775.00 $89,184.00
Northwest Minnesota
$53,335.00 $62,785.00 $76,751.00
Southeast Minnesota
$53,265.00 $68,035.00 $86,741.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$53,613.00 $69,122.00 $93,192.00

* "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 460 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 projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 574 new College Foreign Language Teachers to meet market demand between 2016-2026. 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
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 31,900 34,400 2,500 7.9%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 642 710 68 10.6%
Central Minnesota 17 16 -1 -5.9%
Northeast Minnesota 35 37 2 5.7%
Northwest Minnesota 44 41 -3 -6.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 420 494 74 17.6%

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