Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-1113 Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary



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

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 200$66,208.57/yr$44,228.29/yr$54,088.35/yr$62,914.81/yr$76,395.97/yr$94,841.02/yr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services490N/A
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -10-
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota 20$62,914.81/yr-3.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 240$77,912.52/yrN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 240$77,645.78/yrN/A
Minnesota 490$70,704.64/yrN/A


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 700$78,060.03/yr8.1%
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 280$77,342.68/yr3.9%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 1,020$71,634.17/yr3.7%
Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary N/AN/AN/A
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 560$63,874.64/yr4.4%
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 110$71,765.52/yrN/A
Sociologists 60$27.99/hrN/A
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 2,850$41.03/hr11.9%
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 160$73,109.29/yr2.3%
Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 230$85,476.04/yr5.4%


  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as family behavior, child and adolescent mental health, or social intervention evaluation.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
  • Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, or handouts.
  • Supervise undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship, and research work.
  • Advise students on academic and vocational curricula and on career issues.
  • 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.