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Education Professors in North Carolina

Is North Carolina a good place for you to work as an Education Professor?

10.0% Jobs Projection
$63,460 Median Salary
190 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Education Professors Work in North Carolina?

In North Carolina, there were 2,500 people working as Education Professors in the year 2018.

There were 2,460 Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Education Professors in NC Employment Trend

The typical state has 865 Education Professors working in it, which means North Carolina has more Education Professors than average.

Education Professors in NC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Education Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 10.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.3%.

Job Projections for Education Professors: Nation vs. NC

North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 190 annual job openings, and a total of 2,310 jobs for North Carolina 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 North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Education Professors ranged from $38,160 to $99,860 with $63,460 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Education Professors Earnings: NC vs. National Average

Top North Carolina 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
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 650 $63,590
Greensboro-High Point, NC 420 $60,970
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 400 $64,440
Raleigh, NC 320 $70,110
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 180 $72,420
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 70 $51,120
Fayetteville, NC 50 $63,870

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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