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English Language and Literature Professors in Maryland

Is Maryland a good place for you to work as an English Language and Literature Professor?

8.7% Jobs Projection
$70,160 Median Salary
60 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many English Language and Literature Professors Work in Maryland?

There were approximately 1,180 workers employed as English Language and Literature Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 1,300 English Language and Literature Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

English Language and Literature Professors in MD Employment Trend

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

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

Job Projections for Maryland

Jobs for English Language and Literature Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 8.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.8%.

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

Maryland Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 60 annual job openings, and a total of 750 jobs for Maryland English Language and Literature Professors in 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 Maryland?

In 2018 wages for English Language and Literature Professors ranged from $42,610 to $113,540 with $70,160 being the median annual salary.

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

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

Top Maryland 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
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 1,840 $76,520
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 1,510 $64,750
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 630 $68,690
Cumberland, MD-WV 50 $83,220

Top States for English Language and Literature Professors Employment

View the list below to see 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 MD Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,850
Philosophy and Religion Professors 440
Communications Professors 400
History Professors 300
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 250

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