Education

Common Industries to work in

Education

Possible career paths

(Ranked by US median annual salary)

Law Teachers, Postsecondary

16,900 employed

Low

$40,850

Median

$104,910

Top

$280,000

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

37,500 employed

Low

$50,280

Median

$98,360

Top

$183,590

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

12,770 employed

Low

$48,610

Median

$98,350

Top

$201,980

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

194,610 employed

Low

$43,200

Median

$97,870

Top

$280,000

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

250,280 employed

Low

$60,760

Median

$94,390

Top

$140,780

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

142,160 employed

Low

$52,960

Median

$92,360

Top

$182,150

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary

2,000 employed

Low

$48,260

Median

$87,420

Top

$147,740

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

10,730 employed

Low

$46,570

Median

$87,380

Top

$163,860

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

13,710 employed

Low

$47,630

Median

$87,340

Top

$171,920

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

10,800 employed

Low

$42,290

Median

$86,140

Top

$149,260

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary

5,770 employed

Low

$44,690

Median

$81,580

Top

$160,390

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

16,200 employed

Low

$43,760

Median

$81,430

Top

$177,850

Colleges that offer this degree

(ranked by reported salaries 10 years out of school)

Duke University

6,552 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$53,500

Reported Median Salary

$84,400

Cornell University

14,815 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$52,853

Reported Median Salary

$77,200

Case Western Reserve University

5,020 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$47,500

Reported Median Salary

$74,600

Johns Hopkins University

5,663 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$52,170

Reported Median Salary

$73,200

University of the Pacific

3,542 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$46,346

Reported Median Salary

$71,700

Vanderbilt University

6,856 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$47,664

Reported Median Salary

$69,000

Drexel University

15,335 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$52,002

Reported Median Salary

$68,800

Loyola University Maryland

3,903 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$47,560

Reported Median Salary

$68,100

Brown University

6,670 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$53,419

Reported Median Salary

$67,500

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

21,303 undergraduate students

Public

Tuition (In state)

$9,432

Reported Median Salary

$66,900

Trinity College

2,174 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$54,770

Reported Median Salary

$66,100

Emory University

6,776 undergraduate students

Private

Tuition

$49,392

Reported Median Salary

$66,000

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