Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School (25-2023)

Occupation description:  Teach occupational, career and technical, or vocational subjects in public or private schools at the middle, intermediate, or junior high level, which falls between elementary and senior high school as defined by applicable laws and regulations. Substitute teachers are included in Teachers and Instructors, All Other (25-3099). Excludes Special Education Teachers (25-2050).

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 13,70014,600 5.980 300390

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 60,35038,67046,180 57,56071,99087,980
Alaska 81,63059,80072,860 86,39095,740101,350

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
110 0.045.5 18.2
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation3
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation0
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 16
Number of job position postings 3
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 5.3

Alaska Licensing Information

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: Internship/Residency

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Marine Safety Education Association   (Sitka)
Marine Safety Instructor Training (MSIT)

 Degree
Alaska West Training Center   (Fairbanks)
Methods of Instruction I - MOI1
Methods of Instruction II - MOI2

 Degree
AVTEC   (Seward)
Methods of Instruction

Alaska Economic Trends articles

Is There a Teacher Shortage in Alaska? (February 1991)