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)

  Average 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.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 107,49049,09070,660 97,530132,240176,560

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
10410 9.663.5 52.1
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation10
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation5
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 10
Number of job position postings 1
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 10.0

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

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

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

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

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

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Appl Environ Science & Techno Mas
Appl Environ Science & Techno Mas
Arctic Engineering Mas
Civil Engineering Bac
Civil Engineering Mas
Civil Engineering Mas
Coastal, Ocean and Port Engn Lic
Earthquake Engineering Lic
Engineering Bac
Engineering Management Mas
Geographic Information Systems CT1
Mechanical Engineering Mas
Project Management Mas
Science Management Mas

University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Civil Engineering Bac
Civil Engineering Mas
Civil Engineering Mas
Computer Engineering Bac
Electrical Engineering Bac
Electrical Engineering Mas
Engineering PhD
Environmental Quality Science Mas
Geological Engineering Bac
Geological Engineering Mas
Mechanical Engineering Bac
Mechanical Engineering Mas
Mining Engineering Bac
Mining Engineering Mas
Petroleum Engineering Bac
Petroleum Engineering Mas

Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Drafting with AutoCAD