Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School (25-2032)

Occupation description:  Teach occupational, career and technical, or vocational subjects at the secondary school level in public or private schools. Substitute teachers are included in Teachers and Instructors, All Other (25-3099). Excludes Special Education Teachers, Secondary School (25-2054).

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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 125131 4.81 34
United States 79,60079,900 0.430 1,8901,920

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 59,48038,33046,040 57,32071,67086,570
Alaska 74,97048,90061,190 76,93091,32099,830
Balance of State 68,62047,21055,780 68,32081,45094,490

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
15216 10.566.0 48.9
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation26
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation14
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 58
Number of job position postings 8
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 7.2

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: None

Training Resources

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

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

AVTEC   (Seward)
Methods of Instruction

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Educational Technology GCERT

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Education Technology GCRT