Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1032)

Occupation description:  Teach courses pertaining to the application of physical laws and principles of engineering for the development of machines, materials, instruments, processes, and services. Includes teachers of subjects such as chemical, civil, electrical, industrial, mechanical, mineral, and petroleum engineering. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research. Excludes Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1021).

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 112111 -0.90 22
United States 46,00052,000 13.2600 8101,420

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 109,83050,28071,400 98,360135,370183,590

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1059 8.664.3 55.1
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation7
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation5
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 7
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Doctoral or professional degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University   (JBER)
Aeronautics MS
Aerospace Engineering MS
Engineering BS
Engineering Fundamentals AS
Engineering Management MS
Systems Engineering MS
Unmanned Systems MS
Unmanned Systems Applications BS

 Degree
Environmental Management Inc   (Anchorage)
Asbestos Abatement Certification Certificate
EPA/AHERA Inspector Initial Certificate
EPA/AHERA Management Planner Initial Certificate
EPA/AHERA Management Planner Refresher Certificate
EPA/AHERA Project Design Initial - 24 Hours Certificate
EPA/AHERA Project Design Refresher Certificate

 Degree
Nu-Solutions Consulting   (Anchorage)
Hybrid Primavera P6 102
Scheduling in Oracle Primavera P6 and Contractor, for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Projects Certificate

 Degree
Satori Group Inc   (Anchorage)
AHERA Building Inspector Initial Certificate
AHERA Building Inspector Refresher Certificate
Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Initial Certificate
Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Refresher Certificate

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Arctic Engineering MS
Civil Engineering BS
Civil Engineering MCE
Civil Engineering MS
Coastal, Ocean and Port Engineer GCRT
Earthquake Engineering GCRT
Electrical Engineering BS
Engineering BS
Mechanical and Electrical Engineer Consortium BS
Mechanical Engineering MS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Mat-Su   (Palmer)
Renewable Energy OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Applied Physics BS
Civil Engineering BS
Civil Engineering MCE
Civil Engineering MS
Computer Engineering BS
Electrical Engineering BS
Electrical Engineering MEE
Engineering PHD
Geological Engineering BS
Geological Engineering MS
Mechanical Engineering BS
Mechanical Engineering MS
Mineral Preparation Engineer MS
Mining Engineering BS
Mining Engineering MS
Petroleum Engineering BS
Petroleum Engineering MS
Software Engineering MSE

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Powerplant CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Pre-Major Engineering CT1

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Drafting with AutoCAD