Training Requirements for Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

Communications teachers, postsecondary need a doctoral or professional degree.

Degrees for Communications teachers, postsecondary
Percent
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 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

This represents about 36,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more communications teachers, postsecondary but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 9,000 more.

Typical Income for Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

Annual Salaries

On average, communications teachers, postsecondary make $74,360 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Communications teachers, postsecondary $34,420 $47,730 $65,640 $90,560 $125,630
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
Arts, communications, and humanities teachers, postsecondary $35,420 $48,610 $66,630 $93,760 $131,730
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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