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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-1042 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary



Teach courses in biological sciences. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northeast Minnesota 8023$95,422.02/yr$62,091.74/yr$68,267.47/yr$82,176.08/yr$103,816.51/yr$130,868.38/yr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services880N/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
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/A$83,553.28/yrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State 20$81,616.09/yrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40$82,018.35/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 40$81,425.55/yrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 50$82,017.29/yr8.0%
Central Minnesota 60$81,618.21/yr8.2%
Northwest Minnesota 70$81,426.61/yr10.4%
Southeast Minnesota 70$83,788.29/yr9.0%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 70$86,781.93/yrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 70$83,786.17/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 80$82,176.08/yr7.4%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 90$82,177.13/yrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 530$105,344.04/yr7.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 550$104,650.67/yrN/A
Minnesota 880$86,210.30/yr7.8%




  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as molecular biology, marine biology, and botany.
  • Prepare materials for laboratory activities and course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
  • Assist students who need extra help with their coursework outside of class.
  • Supervise students' laboratory work.
  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, laboratory work, assignments, and papers.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as molecular biology, marine biology, and botany.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.