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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
Southeast Minnesota 11016$32.85/hr$19.31/hr$25.31/hr$31.15/hr$39.05/hr$44.57/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services930$31.04/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration80$42.14/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA 10$31.87/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 20$30.84/hr-2.3%
Northeast Balance of State 20$30.79/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 30$37.63/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 30$39.65/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 50$30.89/hr-8.8%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 60$30.32/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 110$31.15/hr-7.5%
Southeast Balance of State 120$30.89/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 130$30.79/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 150$31.04/hr-2.3%
Southwest Minnesota 150$30.79/hr-2.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 540$31.50/hr-1.6%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 630$31.60/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,020$31.38/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.