What is a Teacher or Instructor?
Job Description: All teachers and instructors not listed separately.
Types of Teacher Jobs
- Environmental Educator
- Substitute Teacher
- Consumer Education Specialist
- Special Education Preschool Teacher
Job Opportunities for Teachers
There were about 993,900 jobs for Teacher or Instructor in 2016 (in the United States). 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. There will be an estimated 122,200 positions for Teacher per year.
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.
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