Occupational Employment Statistics


25-1071 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine. Excludes "Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary" (25-1072) and "Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary" (25-1042) who teach medical science.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota  23$68,143.39/yr$37,834.76/yr$53,117.39/yr$61,840.80/yr$78,942.07/yr$110,665.20/yr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services3,920N/A
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota N/A$61,840.80/yr13.6%
Southeast Minnesota N/A$73,519.49/yr22.6%
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/A$97,428.54/yrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$64,844.59/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/A$73,513.43/yrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 70N/A16.5%
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 70N/AN/A
Central Minnesota 80$67,509.90/yrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 100$69,431.60/yrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,580$92,236.32/yr23.4%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,640$91,437.13/yrN/A
Minnesota 3,920$91,689.72/yr20.8%

  • Supervise undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship, and research work.
  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as public health, stress management, and work site health promotion.
  • Compile, administer, and grade examinations, or assign this work to others.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Advise students on academic and vocational curricula and on career issues.