Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

Teach or instruct courses other than those that normally lead to an occupational objective or degree. Courses may include self-improvement, nonvocational, and nonacademic subjects. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution. Excludes "Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors" (39-9031). Flight instructors are included with "Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers" (53-2010).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
202,360 1.6 % $19.72 $41,020 0.8 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.95 $11.73 $17.32 $25.09 $34.22
Annual Wage (2) $18,620 $24,400 $36,020 $52,180 $71,170


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Schools and Instruction 100,090 26.51 $19.67 $40,910
Elementary and Secondary Schools 15,500 0.19 $23.45 $48,770
Religious Organizations 8,290 4.40 $20.59 $42,820
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores 7,520 1.39 $14.32 $29,790
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries 7,390 0.64 $16.91 $35,170

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Schools and Instruction 100,090 26.51 $19.67 $40,910
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 3,760 5.17 $23.78 $49,470
Religious Organizations 8,290 4.40 $20.59 $42,820
Performing Arts Companies 4,990 4.17 $24.07 $50,060
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions 5,120 3.50 $16.97 $35,310

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 40 0.01 $35.54 $73,910
Other Information Services 420 0.20 $32.17 $66,920
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 300 0.05 $27.82 $57,860
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 760 0.06 $24.92 $51,840
Performing Arts Companies 4,990 4.17 $24.07 $50,060


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 29,840 3.39 2.26 $24.11 $50,140
California 23,060 1.53 1.02 $19.40 $40,360
Florida 13,250 1.73 1.15 $17.47 $36,340
Texas 10,740 0.96 0.64 $19.11 $39,740
New Jersey 9,080 2.35 1.57 $25.93 $53,940



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 29,840 3.39 2.26 $24.11 $50,140
Massachusetts 8,130 2.45 1.63 $20.39 $42,400
New Jersey 9,080 2.35 1.57 $25.93 $53,940
Utah 3,000 2.34 1.56 $19.11 $39,750
Hawaii 1,410 2.31 1.54 $23.79 $49,480



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 9,080 2.35 1.57 $25.93 $53,940
Alaska 390 1.21 0.81 $25.49 $53,010
District of Columbia 350 0.52 0.35 $24.99 $51,970
Delaware 330 0.78 0.52 $24.47 $50,910
New York 29,840 3.39 2.26 $24.11 $50,140




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 18,450 3.42 2.29 $27.65 $57,520
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 6,660 1.64 1.10 $19.01 $39,530
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 4,840 2.03 1.35 $17.23 $35,830
Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division 4,710 3.73 2.49 $20.12 $41,850
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 4,090 2.28 1.52 $19.57 $40,700
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 3,800 1.01 0.68 $18.01 $37,460
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 3,800 2.54 1.70 $22.27 $46,310
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 3,780 2.03 1.36 $22.56 $46,930
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 3,260 1.37 0.92 $22.08 $45,920
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,250 1.78 1.19 $17.03 $35,430