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High School Teachers in North Dakota

Is North Dakota a good place for you to work as a High School Teacher?

10.6% Jobs Projection
$53,000 Median Salary
220 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for High School Teachers in North Dakota is growing faster than average.

  • High School Teachers in North Dakota earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many High School Teachers Work in North Dakota?

In 2018, there were 2,830 High School Teachers working in the state.

There were 2,780 High School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 50 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

High School Teachers in ND Employment Trend

The typical state has 13,930 High School Teachers working in it, which means North Dakota has fewer High School Teachers than average.

High School Teachers in ND vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Dakota

Jobs for High School Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 10.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.

Job Projections for High School Teachers: Nation vs. ND

North Dakota Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 220 annual job openings, and 2,930 total jobs in 2026 for High School Teachers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 79,500 annual jobs and 1,095,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do High School Teachers Make in North Dakota?

In 2018 wages for High School Teachers ranged from $39,420 to $77,240 with $53,000 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in North Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

High School Teachers Earnings: ND vs. National Average

Top North Dakota 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
Fargo, ND-MN 640 $60,910
Bismarck, ND 480 $57,130
Grand Forks, ND-MN 410 $52,370

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
California 112,960 $82,670
Texas 110,420 $57,800
New York 74,830 $81,290
Ohio 52,240 $61,740
Pennsylvania 50,460 $62,990
Florida 47,960 $52,120
Illinois 43,720 $67,680
New Jersey 29,140 $74,700
Missouri 27,930 $48,170
Georgia 27,620 $57,430
Virginia 26,830 $63,990
Massachusetts 26,420 $77,830
North Carolina 25,240 $46,760
Michigan 24,130 $62,040
Minnesota 20,940 $61,570
Tennessee 20,190 $52,020
Wisconsin 20,070 $56,700
Indiana 19,690 $50,420
Maryland 19,330 $71,170
Arizona 17,200 $46,940

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

State Annual Median Salary
California $82,670
New York $81,290
Massachusetts $77,830
Connecticut $76,770
Alaska $75,780
New Jersey $74,700
Rhode Island $73,460
Oregon $71,910
Maryland $71,170
Washington $68,740

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Occupation ND Employment Total
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 510

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