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Middle School Teachers in Indiana

Want to work in Indiana as a Middle School Teacher? Read this first!

6.5% Jobs Projection
$49,900 Median Salary
740 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Middle School Teachers in Indiana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Middle School Teachers in Indiana is growing faster than average.

  • Middle School Teachers in Indiana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Middle School Teachers Work in Indiana?

There were approximately 11,510 workers employed as Middle School Teachers in this state in 2018.

There were 9,490 Middle School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 2,020 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 8,180 Middle School Teachers working in it, which means Indiana has more Middle School Teachers than average.


Job Projections for Indiana

Jobs for Middle School Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 6.5% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.


Indiana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 740 annual job openings, and 10,030 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 Indiana?

In 2018 wages for Middle School Teachers ranged from $35,100 to $75,500 with $49,900 being the median annual salary.

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


Top Indiana 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
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 17,040 $62,530
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 6,890 $62,960
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 3,520 $52,140
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 2,210 $59,480
Fort Wayne, IN 790 $52,260
South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI 630 $50,940
Evansville, IN-KY 540 $47,660
Kokomo, IN 430 $50,460
Michigan City-La Porte, IN 380 $49,800
Terre Haute, IN 280 $48,370
Bloomington, IN 140 $56,720
Muncie, IN 140 $48,210
Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN 140 $47,790

Top States for Middle School Teachers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Middle School Teachers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 66,470 $56,510
California 46,500 $74,840
New York 39,950 $80,790
Ohio 32,080 $62,770
Florida 30,110 $51,300
New Jersey 24,980 $69,710
Georgia 24,530 $56,860
Illinois 22,320 $60,310
Pennsylvania 21,640 $65,270
North Carolina 18,640 $46,290
Virginia 17,130 $62,330
Massachusetts 16,910 $77,160
Wisconsin 13,240 $58,260
Colorado 13,070 $50,130
Missouri 12,840 $49,310
Michigan 12,750 $65,950
Maryland 12,450 $67,200
Tennessee 12,140 $50,310
Minnesota 11,510 $58,390
Indiana 11,510 $49,900

Below are the states where Middle School Teachers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $80,790
Massachusetts $77,160
Connecticut $76,340
Rhode Island $75,250
California $74,840
Oregon $74,790
Alaska $72,640
District of Columbia $71,640
New Jersey $69,710
Maryland $67,200

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