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Occupational Employment Statistics


25-1072 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. 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
Central Minnesota 10030$74,214.92/yr$41,308.97/yr$48,536.48/yr$70,198.25/yr$86,236.88/yr$105,198.72/yr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services1,410N/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 60$67,778.69/yrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 70$77,623.06/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 70$69,398.65/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 70$76,932.50/yrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 80$84,622.12/yrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 90$80,613.76/yrN/A
Central Minnesota 100$70,198.25/yr19.7%
Southwest Minnesota 110$79,287.67/yrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 120$80,167.23/yrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 120$75,357.19/yrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 150$73,072.64/yr20.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 820$80,574.30/yr18.0%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 830$80,572.22/yrN/A
Minnesota 1,410$79,398.79/yr18.2%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 3,270$82,929.47/yr17.3%
Nurse Midwives 340$57.52/hr12.2%
Health Education Specialists 1,940$30.17/hr16.2%
Nurse Practitioners 5,300$63.92/hr45.7%
Family Medicine Physicians 2,840>$100/hr4.4%
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 760$38.08/hrN/A
General Internal Medicine Physicians 2,440>$100/hr0.9%
Exercise Physiologists 130$31.24/hr11.7%
Dermatologists 660>$100/hrN/A
Pediatricians, General 930>$100/hr-0.7%

  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Supervise students' laboratory and clinical work.
  • Demonstrate patient care in clinical units of hospitals.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as pharmacology, mental health nursing, and community health care practices.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, laboratory and clinic work, assignments, and papers.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to address teaching and research issues.
  • Assess clinical education needs and patient and client teaching needs using a variety of methods.