Postsecondary teachers are most often employed by the Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges industry. The average yearly wage for Postsecondary teachers was $59,780 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Postsecondary teachers by wage are Pumping station operators, Television, video, & motion picture camera operators & editors, and Derrick, rotary drill, & service unit operators, & roustabouts, oil, gas, & mining.
Postsecondary teachers are part of the Education, Training, & Library Occupations, along with Postsecondary teachers, Preschool & kindergarten teachers, Elementary & middle school teachers, Secondary school teachers, Special education teachers, Other teachers & instructors, Archivists, curators, & museum technicians, Librarians, Library technicians, Teacher assistants, and Other education, training, & library workers
The top 3 locations that employ the most Postsecondary teachers are Centre County PUMA, PA, Lafayette & West Lafayette Cities PUMA, IN, and Ann Arbor City Area PUMA, MI. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Postsecondary teachers are Centre County PUMA, PA, Ann Arbor City Area PUMA, MI, and Cambridge City PUMA, MA.