Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical

At-A-Glance

Median Pay*
$47,530.00 per year
Employment Change, 2017-2022*
100
Number of Jobs, 2016*
1030
Entry-Level Education
Bachelor's degree
Work Experience
None
On-the-job Training
Internship/residency
Job Outlook, 2017-2022*
9.7 %

*Data is specific to the Southeast Texas region.

Job Outlook
Percent change in employment, projected 2017-2022
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical
9.7%
All Occupations
18.26%
Note: All Occupations includes all occupations in the Targeted Occupations List for Southeast Texas
What Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Do
Middle school teachers educate students, typically in sixth through eighth grades. Middle school teachers help students build on the fundamentals they learned in elementary school and prepare them for the more difficult curriculum they will face in high school.
Work Environment
Middle school teachers must have a bachelor’s degree. In addition, public school teachers must have a state-issued certification or license.
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SOURCE:
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition and ONETOnline