High School Teachers in Michigan
Is Michigan a good place for you to work as a High School Teacher?
You’re in luck! Jobs for High School Teachers in Michigan are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for High School Teachers in Michigan is growing faster than average.
High School Teachers in Michigan earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many High School Teachers Work in Michigan?
In Michigan, there were 24,130 people working as High School Teachers in the year 2018.
There were 22,080 High School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 2,050 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 13,930 High School Teachers working in it, which means Michigan has more High School Teachers than average.
Job Projections for Michigan
Jobs for High School Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 5.8% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.
Michigan Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 1,470 annual job openings, and a total of 20,570 jobs for Michigan High School Teachers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 79,500 annual jobs and 1,095,500 total jobs in 2026.
What do High School Teachers Make in Michigan?
In 2018 wages for High School Teachers ranged from $38,660 to $92,000 with $62,040 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Michigan is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Michigan Metros for High School Teachers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most High School Teachers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI||3,840||$58,120|
|Lansing-East Lansing, MI||1,620||$60,050|
|Ann Arbor, MI||1,220||$58,360|
|South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI||1,080||$49,860|
|Niles-Benton Harbor, MI||500||$52,950|
|Battle Creek, MI||210||$65,960|
|Bay City, MI||180||$58,590|
Top States for High School Teachers Employment
View the list below to see where most High School Teachers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where High School Teachers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
Related Careers in MI
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|Occupation||MI Employment Total|
|Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School||1,250|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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