Postsecondary teachers are most often employed by the Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges industry. The average yearly wage for Postsecondary teachers was $65,492 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Postsecondary teachers by wage are Subway, streetcar, & other rail transportation workers, Railtrack laying & maintenance equipment operators, 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, and 7 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Postsecondary teachers are Centre County PUMA, PA, Champaign & Urbana Cities PUMA, IL, and Lafayette & West Lafayette Cities PUMA, IN. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Postsecondary teachers are Ann Arbor City Area PUMA, MI, Centre County PUMA, PA, and Tompkins County PUMA, NY.