Find Grad Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Teacher or Instructor

Find Schools Near

Life As a Teacher or Instructor

Teacher Job Description All teachers and instructors not listed separately.

  • Adjunct Teacher
  • Lecturer
  • Extension Work Instructor
  • Autism Tutor
  • Bilingual Trainer

Teacher Job Outlook

In 2016, there was an estimated number of 993,900 jobs in the United States for Teacher or Instructor. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 9.9% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 97,900 new jobs for Teacher or Instructor by 2026. The BLS estimates 122,200 yearly job openings in this field.


The states with the most job growth for Teacher are Utah, Nevada, and Texas. Watch out if you plan on working in Maine, Vermont, or Connecticut. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.


Image Credit: via

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Graduate Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited graduate schools across the U.S.