Middle School Teachers in Connecticut
Considering a career as a Middle School Teacher in Connecticut?
While jobs for Middle School Teachers in Connecticut are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.
Employment for Middle School Teachers in Connecticut is expected to decrease.
Middle School Teachers in Connecticut earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Middle School Teachers Work in Connecticut?
8,480 people worked as Middle School Teachers in 2018 in this state.
There were 9,340 Middle School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 860 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 8,180 Middle School Teachers working in it, which means Connecticut has more Middle School Teachers than average.
Job Projections for Connecticut
Jobs for Middle School Teachers in this state are declining at a rate of 3.0% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.
Connecticut Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 570 annual job openings, and 8,370 total jobs in 2026 for Middle School Teachers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 50,500 annual jobs and 677,700 total jobs in 2026.
What do Middle School Teachers Make in Connecticut?
In 2018 wages for Middle School Teachers ranged from $48,070 to $102,820 with $76,340 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Connecticut is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Connecticut Metros for Middle School Teachers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Middle School Teachers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT||2,610||$76,360|
|New Haven, CT||1,180||$76,710|
|Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI||540||$72,400|
Top States for Middle School Teachers Employment
View the list below to see where most Middle School Teachers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Middle School Teachers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$71,640|
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What Major Will Prepare You For a Middle School Teacher Career?
- Teacher Education Grade Specific
- Teacher Education Subject Specific
- Teaching English or French
- Multilingual Education
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Aparajita Datta under License
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