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English Language and Literature Professors in Arizona

Considering a career as an English Language and Literature Professor in Arizona?

12.8% Jobs Projection
$63,430 Median Salary
70 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for English Language and Literature Professors in Arizona are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for English Language and Literature Professors in Arizona is growing faster than average.

  • English Language and Literature Professors in Arizona earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many English Language and Literature Professors Work in Arizona?

There were approximately 900 workers employed as English Language and Literature Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 820 English Language and Literature Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 80 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

English Language and Literature Professors in AZ Employment Trend

The typical state has 825 English Language and Literature Professors working in it, which means Arizona has more English Language and Literature Professors than average.

English Language and Literature Professors in AZ vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Arizona

Jobs for English Language and Literature Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 12.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.8%.

Job Projections for English Language and Literature Professors: Nation vs. AZ

Arizona Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 70 annual English Language and Literature Professors job openings in Arizona, and 880 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,500 annual jobs and 92,900 total jobs in 2026.

What do English Language and Literature Professors Make in Arizona?

In 2018 wages for English Language and Literature Professors ranged from $36,460 to $143,190 with $63,430 being the median annual salary.

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

English Language and Literature Professors Earnings: AZ vs. National Average

Top Arizona Metros for English Language and Literature Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most English Language and Literature Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 420 n/a

Top States for English Language and Literature Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most English Language and Literature Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 7,700 $79,160
California 6,470 $100,790
Texas 5,380 $69,130
Pennsylvania 3,860 $69,670
Illinois 3,120 $59,330
Massachusetts 2,780 $72,120
Ohio 2,740 $64,110
North Carolina 2,720 $58,480
Florida 2,590 $63,300
New Jersey 2,420 $74,320
Virginia 2,320 $56,520
Michigan 2,000 $73,650
Washington 1,450 $57,250
Colorado 1,410 $53,120
Maryland 1,180 $70,160
Georgia 1,160 $65,730
Indiana 1,130 $0
Tennessee 1,100 $52,120
Minnesota 1,050 $60,950
Missouri 970 $63,160

Below are the states where English Language and Literature Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $100,790
District of Columbia $91,510
Connecticut $85,960
Rhode Island $81,380
New Hampshire $79,870
New York $79,160
New Jersey $74,320
Michigan $73,650
Delaware $73,230
Massachusetts $72,120

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Occupation AZ Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,770
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 440
Communications Professors 400
Philosophy and Religion Professors 170
History Professors 130

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