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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-1032 Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary



Teach courses pertaining to the application of physical laws and principles of engineering for the development of machines, materials, instruments, processes, and services. Includes teachers of subjects such as chemical, civil, electrical, industrial, mechanical, mineral, and petroleum engineering. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research. Excludes "Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary" (25-1021).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 37076$137,171.14/yr$84,646.79/yr$108,111.15/yr$138,288.99/yr$177,021.17/yr>$100/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services540N/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 50$108,112.21/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 60$87,149.26/yrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 60$108,111.15/yrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 60$87,152.43/yrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 370$138,288.99/yr6.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 370$138,292.17/yrN/A
Minnesota 540$108,112.21/yr7.4%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 240$102,364.15/yr2.0%
Materials Scientists 120$51.86/hr3.4%
Nuclear Engineers N/AN/AN/A
Astronomers N/AN/AN/A
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 400$84,061.40/yr2.6%
Industrial Engineers 12,660$49.57/hr11.2%
Materials Engineers 430$51.11/hr5.7%
Environmental Engineers 790$48.64/hr0.6%
Petroleum Engineers N/AN/AN/A
Mechanical Engineers 5,850$40.63/hr6.0%


  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate class discussions.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as mechanics, hydraulics, and robotics.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Supervise undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship, and research work.
  • Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
  • Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge and publish findings in professional journals, books, or electronic media.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, laboratory work, assignments, and papers.
  • Supervise students' laboratory work.