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Education Professors in Mississippi

Want to work in Mississippi as an Education Professor? Read this first!

11.6% Jobs Projection
$58,810 Median Salary
40 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Education Professors in Mississippi are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Education Professors in Mississippi is growing faster than average.

  • Education Professors in Mississippi earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Education Professors Work in Mississippi?

In Mississippi, there were 510 people working as Education Professors in the year 2018.

There were 420 Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 90 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Education Professors in MS Employment Trend

The typical state has 865 Education Professors working in it, which means Mississippi has fewer Education Professors than average.

Education Professors in MS vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Mississippi

Jobs for Education Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 11.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.3%.

Job Projections for Education Professors: Nation vs. MS

Mississippi Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 40 annual job openings, and a total of 480 jobs for Mississippi Education Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 6,600 annual jobs and 82,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Education Professors Make in Mississippi?

In 2018 wages for Education Professors ranged from $34,760 to $99,660 with $58,810 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Mississippi is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Education Professors Earnings: MS vs. National Average

Top Mississippi Metros for Education Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Education Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Jackson, MS 130 $59,470
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 40 $57,830

Top States for Education Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Education Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 5,590 $76,060
Texas 4,620 $62,710
Illinois 4,510 $52,560
California 3,380 $75,360
Ohio 3,080 $60,260
Pennsylvania 2,690 $63,530
North Carolina 2,500 $63,460
Massachusetts 1,890 $70,280
District of Columbia 1,850 $0
Florida 1,770 $63,850
Indiana 1,540 $62,900
Georgia 1,530 $71,570
New Jersey 1,400 $78,960
South Carolina 1,280 $57,590
Colorado 1,240 $61,260
Missouri 1,160 $69,430
Washington 1,150 $65,570
Michigan 1,130 $72,650
Minnesota 1,120 $68,090
Arizona 1,060 $72,380

Below are the states where Education Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $78,960
Hawaii $78,030
New York $76,060
Connecticut $75,890
Rhode Island $75,530
California $75,360
Alaska $74,770
Delaware $74,460
Wisconsin $73,510
Michigan $72,650

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