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High 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: $63,677
Statewide median: $47,831.91

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for High School Teachers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$51,004.00 $64,146.00 $83,062.00
Minnesota
$50,943.00 $63,676.00 $78,522.00
Central Minnesota
$51,844.00 $64,053.00 $76,481.00
Northeast Minnesota
$47,423.00 $60,603.00 $75,612.00
Northwest Minnesota
$50,158.00 $59,020.00 $68,008.00
Southeast Minnesota
$51,694.00 $64,050.00 $76,321.00
Southwest Minnesota
$47,906.00 $57,121.00 $66,077.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$51,642.00 $67,318.00 $82,796.00

* "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 18,900 workers employed in this large career.

Where do High School Teachers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 16,220 new High 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 High School Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 1,072,500 1,110,600 38,200 3.6%
Minnesota 21,229 22,228 999 4.7%
Central Minnesota 2,744 2,954 210 7.7%
Northeast Minnesota 739 760 21 2.8%
Northwest Minnesota 2,367 2,444 77 3.3%
Southeast Minnesota 1,769 1,854 85 4.8%
Southwest Minnesota 1,656 1,700 44 2.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 11,814 12,356 542 4.6%


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