Top 6 Careers in the Field of Education [Infographic]

Are you thinking about a career in education?  If so take a peek at the list of the top 6 careers in the education field.

There’s a variety of careers listed here; from school teachers to training and development specialists.

One thing’s for sure though, careers in education are rewarding and require patience along with good people skills.

You can see the salary, the total score (out of 100), and the typical education required in the graphic below:


The careers were ranked by looking at 6 different criteria; median salary, salary potential, job outlook, employment numbers, changes in employment, and the typical education required. The data were gathered from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (

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