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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-1124 Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary



Teach languages and literature courses in languages other than English. Includes teachers of American Sign Language (ASL). 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
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 27050$82,805.93/yr$51,027.52/yr$53,436.84/yr$81,364.15/yr$99,483.77/yr$136,238.53/yr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services490N/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Central Minnesota N/A$77,572.34/yrN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/A$80,412.49/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$81,541.99/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
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota 20$77,516.23/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 20$64,975.30/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 30$77,546.93/yr3.1%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 40$65,007.06/yrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 40$78,271.00/yrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 50$77,513.06/yr2.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 270$81,364.15/yr1.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 270$81,362.03/yrN/A
Minnesota 490$80,409.32/yr2.0%




  • Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as how to speak and write a foreign language and the cultural aspects of areas where a particular language is used.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
  • Keep abreast of developments in their field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional organizations and activities.
  • Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.