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DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-1052 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary



Teach courses pertaining to the chemical and physical properties and compositional changes of substances. Work may include instruction in the methods of qualitative and quantitative chemical analysis. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching, and those who do a combination of teaching and research. Excludes "Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary" (25-1042) who teach biochemistry.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Southeast Minnesota 5014$90,555.75/yr$65,058.93/yr$68,267.47/yr$83,788.29/yr$103,816.51/yr$127,943.54/yr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services400N/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Southwest Minnesota N/A$84,066.69/yrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/A$84,061.40/yrN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State 20$82,177.13/yrN/A
Central Minnesota 30$81,618.21/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 30$82,176.08/yr4.3%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 30$82,177.13/yrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 40$82,176.08/yr3.4%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 40$86,781.93/yrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 50$83,788.29/yr0.0%
Southeast Balance of State 50$83,786.17/yrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 210$86,207.13/yr2.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 230$86,210.30/yrN/A
Minnesota 400$84,061.40/yr2.6%




  • 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 performance, assignments, and papers.
  • Establish, teach, and monitor students' compliance with safety rules for handling chemicals, equipment, and other hazardous materials.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, and chemical separation.
  • Supervise students' laboratory work.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, and chemical separation.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.