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Occupational Employment Statistics


25-2023 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

Teach occupational, career and technical, or vocational 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 "Special Education Teachers" (25-2050).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Central Minnesota 408$83,701.48/yr$60,692.31/yr$65,442.13/yr$82,901.20/yr$104,347.92/yr$105,301.69/yr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services400N/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Minnesota N/A$82,907.55/yr6.7%
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/A$82,081.86/yrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA N/A$83,754.41/yrN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$82,484.12/yrN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/A$80,282.29/yrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/A$85,384.62/yrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 20$80,282.29/yrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 20$73,247.00/yrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 20$85,379.32/yrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 20$80,525.76/yrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 30$84,507.06/yrN/A
Central Minnesota 40$82,901.20/yr7.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 270$83,750.18/yr6.1%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 760$65,642.20/yr6.3%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary 1,600$39.06/hr1.4%
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 4,450$65,059.99/yr6.5%

  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among students.
  • Confer with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Enforce all administration policies and rules governing students.
  • Assign and grade class work and homework.
  • Prepare for assigned classes and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisors.
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Prepare students for later educational experiences by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and to persevere with challenging tasks.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.