Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education



Teach students in one or more subjects in public or private schools at the middle, intermediate, or junior high level, which falls between elementary and senior high school as defined by applicable laws and regulations. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099). Excludes "Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School " (25-2023) and "Special Education Teachers" (25-2050).

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 1,960621$57,437.94/yr$38,541.57/yr$46,704.25/yr$57,748.25/yr$69,216.51/yr$78,432.22/yr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health Services11,240N/A
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/A$59,956.03/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/A$56,191.61/yrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/A$69,214.47/yrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/A$59,182.80/yrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 180$56,730.84/yrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 200$62,357.12/yrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 330$52,803.63/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 480$63,824.23/yrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 560$66,162.24/yrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 580$61,878.94/yrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 750$47,736.93/yrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 800$49,989.47/yr-0.2%
Southeast Balance of State 990$57,524.42/yrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 1,200$56,991.30/yr3.6%
Central Minnesota 1,740$60,054.72/yrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 1,960$57,748.25/yr0.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 6,470$61,996.96/yr6.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 8,370$63,059.14/yrN/A
Minnesota 11,510$59,408.67/yr4.5%




  • Enforce all administration policies and rules governing students.
  • Maintain accurate, complete, and correct student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Prepare objectives and outlines for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines or requirements of states and schools.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among students.
  • Perform administrative duties, such as assisting in school libraries, hall and cafeteria monitoring, and bus loading and unloading.
  • Instruct through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies.
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate these objectives to students.
  • Observe and evaluate students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Meet with other professionals to discuss individual students' needs and progress.