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)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 108109 0.93 47
United States 78,70083,700 6.42,500 3,0006,000

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 61,01040,18047,390 58,66073,19088,460
Alaska 76,33051,50062,430 78,65093,240101,480
Balance of State 69,07047,65055,810 67,15082,75096,580

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

 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

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Educational Technology GCERT

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