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

  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

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
15914 8.865.8 49.7
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation25
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 54
Number of job position postings 14
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.9

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

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