Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Training Requirements for Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Biological science teachers, postsecondary need a doctoral or professional degree.

Degrees for Biological science teachers, postsecondary
Less than High School 0.5
High School 1.3
Some College 2.4
Associates Degree 2.1
Bachelors Degree 16.5
Masters Degree 33.6
Doctorate or Professional Degree 43.7

Employment Outlook for Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

This represents about 64,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 10,000 more biological science teachers, postsecondary but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 21,000 more.

Typical Income for Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Annual Salaries

On average, biological science teachers, postsecondary make $90,420 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Biological science teachers, postsecondary $41,850 $55,990 $76,650 $109,240 $157,630
Education, training, and library occupations $21,820 $31,830 $48,000 $67,430 $92,890
Postsecondary teachers $31,200 $45,450 $66,500 $99,650 $152,330
Life sciences teachers, postsecondary $42,620 $57,320 $79,180 $112,040 $156,300
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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