Training Requirements for Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

Geography teachers, postsecondary need a doctoral or professional degree.

Degrees for Geography 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 Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

This represents about 5,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 more geography teachers, postsecondary but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 1,000 more.

Typical Income for Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

Annual Salaries

On average, geography teachers, postsecondary make $84,660 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Geography teachers, postsecondary $42,120 $56,740 $76,810 $101,680 $134,010
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
Social sciences teachers, postsecondary $39,590 $54,660 $76,130 $107,840 $157,780
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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