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Middle School 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: $61,871
Statewide median: $47,831.91

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Middle School Teachers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$49,862.00 $62,044.00 $79,460.00
Minnesota
$48,209.00 $61,870.00 $78,256.00
Central Minnesota
$47,529.00 $62,214.00 $77,577.00
Northeast Minnesota
$54,279.00 $69,588.00 $82,703.00
Northwest Minnesota
$53,213.00 $66,929.00 $77,581.00
Southeast Minnesota
$47,156.00 $59,295.00 $73,515.00
Southwest Minnesota
$47,481.00 $60,938.00 $75,027.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$47,610.00 $60,845.00 $79,340.00

* "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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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 8,490 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Middle School Teachers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 9,333 new Middle School Teachers to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Middle School Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 615,700 637,100 21,400 3.5%
Minnesota 11,682 12,205 523 4.5%
Central Minnesota 1,431 1,542 111 7.8%
Northeast Minnesota 532 547 15 2.8%
Southeast Minnesota 1,190 1,248 58 4.9%
Southwest Minnesota 821 838 17 2.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 6,655 6,947 292 4.4%


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