Middle School Teachers in New York
Want to work in New York as a Middle School Teacher? Read this first!
You’re in luck! Jobs for Middle School Teachers in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Middle School Teachers in New York is growing faster than average.
Middle School Teachers in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Middle School Teachers Work in New York?
There were approximately 39,950 workers employed as Middle School Teachers in this state in 2018.
There were 39,390 Middle School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 560 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 8,180 Middle School Teachers working in it, which means New York has more Middle School Teachers than average.
Job Projections for New York
Jobs for Middle School Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 6.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.
New York Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 3,190 annual job openings, and 43,280 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 New York?
In 2018 wages for Middle School Teachers ranged from $48,150 to $126,020 with $80,790 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New York 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|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||46,080||$79,640|
|Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY||1,540||$63,730|
|Glens Falls, NY||190||$72,070|
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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