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Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1194)

Teach or instruct vocational or occupational subjects at the postsecondary level (but at less than the baccalaureate) to students who have graduated or left high school. Includes correspondence school instructors; industrial, commercial, and government training instructors; and adult education teachers and instructors who prepare persons to operate industrial machinery and equipment and transportation and communications equipment. Teaching may take place in public or private schools whose primary business is education or in a school associated with an organization whose primary business is other than education.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 214 210 -1.87 8 10 18
United States 125600 121800 0.0 4600 5700 9800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 29.67 16.07 20.52 26.74 35.34 48.71
Alaska 36.24 21.10 29.10 38.95 45.15 49.22
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 36.13 21.55 28.95 40.33 45.52 48.82
Balance of State 36.12 25.28 29.77 35.14 42.90 51.66

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.