Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-1121 Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary



Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 1604$77,894.33/yr$37,263.91/yr$52,157.56/yr$65,932.74/yr$83,367.42/yr$125,970.05/yr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services1,600N/A
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/A$65,359.87/yrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$71,745.31/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Central Minnesota 110$70,633.92/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 110$61,023.42/yr3.3%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 130$58,630.90/yrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 160$65,932.74/yr-9.0%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 160N/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota 230N/A3.5%
Southeast Balance of State 230N/AN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 830$72,908.23/yr7.2%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 860$71,715.00/yrN/A
Minnesota 1,610$70,957.23/yr4.8%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 1,040$66,774.36/yr3.4%
Curators 280$24.97/hr15.5%
Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 560$63,874.64/yr4.4%


  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as acting techniques, fundamentals of music, and art history.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, performances, projects, assignments, and papers.
  • Prepare students for performances, exams, or assessments.
  • Keep students informed of community events, such as plays and concerts.
  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, performances, projects, assignments, and papers.