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You can’t put a dollar value on the biggest perk of a job in education: watching students grow, learn and achieve.

Whether you take an elementary education job, a K-12 teaching job, a high school teaching job or a postsecondary education job, you’ll plan lessons, lead classes, figure out how to best impart information to your students, grade student work and get your pupils ready to move on to the next level.

Some teachers choose to focus their work in education on a specialty, such as special education, English as a second language (ESL) or school counseling.

Education Job Market


The outlook for jobs in education is mixed. Some factors are fueling increases in the number of teacher job openings, while others are reducing job opportunities in education:

  • Baby Boomers are reaching the end of their education careers. As they retire, teaching jobs will open for younger workers.
  • Enrollment is increasing in the South and West, but falling in the Northeast.
  • State and local governments fund schools and teacher salaries. The recession has forced budget cuts and teacher layoffs.
  • Some jobs are hard to fill, including those for math, chemistry, physics, ESL and special-education teachers.

Elementary education, special-education and postsecondary education jobs will grow the most -- 17 percent between 2010 and 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says. High school teaching jobs will grow at the slower rate of 7 percent.

Education Salaries


Salaries in education vary based on student ages and the teacher’s specialty skills: According to the BLS:

  • Kindergarten teachers’ median salary was $49,520 in 2011.
  • Elementary school teachers’ median salary was $52,840 in 2011.
  • Middle school teachers’ median salary was $53,130 in 2011.
  • High school teachers’ median salary was $54,270 in 2011.
  • Postsecondary teachers’ median salary was $62,050 in 2010.
  • Special-education teachers’ median salary was $53,220 in 2010.

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PROGRAM DIRECTOR OF STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES - GRANT FUNDED The Program Director is responsible for the management of all aspects of the SSS Program. The Director must be thoroughly familiar with Department of Education regulations pertinent to the administration of the Program and stay in compliance with Program requirements. Required: Master's degree in Counseling, Administration of Higher Educa...
Missouri Valley Christian Academy (Yankton) Has the following part-time position open for the 2014-15 school year: Physical Education Computer combination teacher. Send cover letter and credentials to MVCA c/o Brian Brandt PO Box 902 or to ***** Daily Press & Dakotan...
ASSISTANT TEACHER The Early Learning Center at Penn State Behrend is accepting applications for an Assistant Teacher position for infants. Requires Associate Degree in ECE plus two years of related experience working with children and Act 33/34 clearances. Apply to job #52609 at http://www.psu.jobs Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing emplo...
TEACHER The Perseus House Charter School of Excellence is accepting applications for a Special Education Teacher (Secondary Certification in a core content, Language Arts preferred). Previous experience in a classroom setting is preferred. Applicants interested in this position may send their resume to: Perseus House, Inc., Attn: Sara Dorich, 1511 Peach Street, Erie, PA 16501. EOE....
Busy Little Bees Child Development Center Busy Little Bees Child Development Center at Emory & Henry College is currently accepting applications for a Part-time Lead Teacher position. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and must possess one of the following qualifications: (1)Bachelors degree in child related field; (2)Three months of program experience combined with one year early childho...
Continuing Education Instructors: The Lebanon County CTC seeks part-time instructors to teach adult students during the evening hours in the following fields: electrical, plumbing, hvac, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical drives, electro-mechanical technology, PLC's, robotics, welding, and safety inspection. Additional hours for customized job training may be available. No weekends/holidays. Pleas...
Part Time Sociology Faculty Mondays & Wednesdays, 1:30-2:55 pm Montgomery County Community College is seeking applications for a PT Sociology Instructor. The ideal candidate will have a master’s degree and previous college teaching experience. For more information & directions, please visit www.mc3.edu under “Employment.” This position is open until filled. Montgomery County Community College is a...
Open Sesame Children's Learning Centers Early Childhood Teachers and School Age Teachers needed at our Dixon and Sterling sites. Must have a Minimum of Associates Degree in ECE, meet DCFS Guidelines,and pass a background check.Experience preferred. Please send resumes to ***** or pick up an application at 1101 Middle Road, Dixon, IL. 61021. Call 815-288-5905 for informatio...
Company Confidential CONWAY, AR, 72034
PART-TIME CHILDCARE ASSISTANT Must be available afternoon hours. Dependable, outgoing, self-motivated person who MUST love kids!! Perfect for college student! Send resume with references to: *****...
Busy Little Bees Child Development Center Busy Little Bees Child Development Center at Emory & Henry College is currently accepting applications for a Part-time Lead Teacher position. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and must possess one of the following qualifications: (1)Bachelors degree in child related field; (2)Three months of program experience combined with one year early childho...
Company Confidential Anchorage, 99508
UAA University of Alaska Anchorage Term Assistant or Associate Professor Department: Medical Assisting PCN: 730065 Posting # 0068855 Position open for full-time faculty to teach didactic, administrative, laboratory and clinical courses. Incumbent will assist with Program Director duties, advise students and serve as liaison with the community. SALARY: Commensurate with academic preparation and exp...
Child Care Center Director Child Care Center Director Cochranville area. Resume & salary requirements to ***** by 8/11/14...
Coaching Vacancies Coaching Vacancies: Westtown School has fall coaching vacancies for Volleyball (Head JV) and Field Hockey (Ass't MS); winter coaching vacancies for Girls Basketball (Head JV) and Boys Basketball (Head JV, Ass't JV) and Wrestling (Ass't MS); and spring coaching vacancies for Boys Tennis (Head JV), Girls Softball (Ass't V) and Baseball (Ass't MS). Candidates should send a cover le...
POSITION PURPOSE This position is responsible for the daily planning and implementation of the curriculum; communication with parents and school personnel; recruiting new students to the program; and daily financial paperwork and maintaining records. The Site Director ensures a safe and fun environment. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES · Assists and supervises children during all activities and...
Essential Job Duties: Teach E 101: Introduction to Engineering & Problem Solving. The content of the course includes NC State University specific transition information relevant to first year engineering students, professional communication/presentation skills, engineering as a profession, and the engineering design cycle/problem solving skills. Additional course requirements include guiding stude...
Company Confidential Greensboro, NC, 27408
This job requires tumbling/gymnastic/acrobatic knowledge with ability and experience instructing children ages 4+. Classes meet on a weekly basis from Sept 2 - June 8, 2015 with a modified summer teaching schedule. Classes are from beginning level through advanced level tumbling. This instructor must be able to follow a curriculum, be well versed in spotting intermediate-advanced skills, and have...
Institutional Overview Re-imagining online higher education for career-focused, self-motivated students of all ages, Mount Washington College (MWC) offers degree programs that are more affordable, flexible, and in sync with today’s workforce demands. Its online platform provides robust automation and self-service tools and the course design is informed by the most current learning science. Formerl...
STANLEY Healthcare provides over 5,000 acute care hospitals and 12,000 long-term care organizations with enterprise solutions that transform safety, security and operational efficiency. The STANLEY Healthcare solution set enables customers to achieve organizational excellence and superior care in five critical areas: Patient Safety, Security & Protection, Environmental Monitoring, Clinical Operati...
Men’s/Women’s Volleyball Coach or Women’s Volleyball/Softball Coach College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Posting No: NANO - R14-37 Employment is with the newly merged SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering/SUNY Institute of Technology. Description of Duties: To effectively direct and administer all aspects of a successful men’s/women’s volleyball or women’s volleyball/softball p...
Student and Research Partners Innovative Programs and Activities Coordinator College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Posting No: NANO - R14-38 Employment is with the newly merged SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering/SUNY Institute of Technology. Description of Duties: The Student and Research Partners Innovative Programs and Activities Coordinator works closely with students and...

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