Foreign Language And Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Training Requirements for Foreign Language And Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary need a doctoral or professional degree.

Degrees for Foreign language and literature 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 Foreign Language And Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

This represents about 37,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 4,000 more foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 10,000 more.

Typical Income for Foreign Language And Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Annual Salaries

On average, foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary make $73,750 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Foreign language and literature teachers, postsecondary $35,210 $47,240 $63,500 $87,210 $125,580
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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