Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors (25-3011)

Occupation description:  Teach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution.

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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 175176 0.60 33
United States 77,50083,000 7.1550 1,4602,010

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 26.5114.1419.05 24.3532.1240.74
Alaska 31.2916.9722.18 31.1040.4446.49

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
19814 7.154.8 45.2
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation56
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation23
UI claimants previously working in occupation22
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 178
Number of job position postings 10
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 17.8

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
Literacy Council of Alaska   (Fairbanks)
Cross Age Tutoring