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Occupational Employment Statistics


25-3011 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

Teach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 13014$35.35/hr$24.78/hr$24.97/hr$31.95/hr$40.64/hr$46.87/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services1,830$33.33/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State 20$32.67/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 50$40.44/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 50$33.01/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 60$31.04/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 70$32.76/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 80$32.76/hr-8.8%
Rochester MN MSA 80$30.07/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 120$31.96/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 120$31.12/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 130$31.95/hr-2.3%
Southwest Minnesota 170$33.33/hr-2.1%
Southeast Balance of State 220$37.47/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 230$37.49/hr-2.3%
Southeast Minnesota 280$36.50/hr-7.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,090$35.63/hr-1.6%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,240$36.06/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,980$34.44/hr-2.6%

  • Assign and grade class work and homework.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Observe students to determine qualifications, limitations, abilities, interests, and other individual characteristics.
  • Use computers, audio-visual aids, and other equipment and materials to supplement presentations.
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs, abilities, and interests.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible.
  • Prepare for assigned classes and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisors.
  • Prepare students for further education by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and to persevere with challenging tasks.
  • Observe and evaluate students' work to determine progress and make suggestions for improvement.
  • Provide information, guidance, and preparation for the General Equivalency Diploma (GED) examination.