Postsecondary Teachers, All Other (25-1199)

Occupation description:  All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.

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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 779769 -1.30 1414
United States 232,300254,000 9.32,170 4,1106,280

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 74,63021,02043,950 64,48095,640131,390
Alaska 79,30041,40053,860 70,44081,770139,220
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 70,30042,46048,020 59,26073,09086,520

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
43185 19.771.3 60.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation219
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation106
UI claimants previously working in occupation10
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 36
Number of job position postings 8
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.5

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
Alaska Pacific University   (Anchorage)
Creative & Professional Writing BA
Liberal Studies BA
Master of Arts MA

 Degree
Central Texas College, Fort Richardson/Elmendorf AFB   (Fort Richardson)
General Studies AA

 Degree
Central Texas College, Fort Wainwright   (Fort Wainwright)
General Studies AA

 Degree
Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
Liberal Arts AA
Liberal Arts Certificate Certificate

 Degree
Partners for Progress in Delta, Inc   (Delta Junction)
Academic Writing About Literature
Academic Writing About Science and Nature
Intro to Academic Writing

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Creative Writing MFA
Creative Writing & Literary Arts MFA
General Program AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Prince William Sound   (Valdez)
General Program AA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Creative Writing MA
Creative Writing & Literary Arts MFA
Cross-Cultural Studies MA
General Science BS
General Science MS
General Studies BA
Undeclared BA
Undeclared BS
Undeclared BT

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
General Program AA
General Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
General Program AA
General Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
General Program AA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
General Program AA
General Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
General Program AA
General Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
General Program AA
General Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
General Program AA
General Program BLA
General Studies BLA
Liberal Arts BA
Liberal Arts BLA
Marine Technology AAS
Marine Technology CT2
Outdoor Skills & Leadership CT1
Undeclared BA
Undeclared BLA

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Ketchikan   (Ketchikan)
General Program AA

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka   (Sitka)
General Program AA

 Degree
Wayland Baptist University   (Anchorage)
Arts (AA) AA
Arts (BA) BA
General Studies (BGS) BGS
Humanities (MA) MA