Top 6 Education Careers
Who says education doesn’t pay? All the education jobs on this list pay well over the national average of $36,200 per year according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The jobs on this list have a median pay ranging from $54K to $90K while the estimated job outlook hovers around the average of 7% with the exception of postsecondary teachers which is at 13%.
Postsecondary teachers, also known as professors, rank #1 on the list. They usually instruct students in a college or university setting and typical education requirements are a Doctorate or less frequently a Master’s degree. Principals come in at #2 with pay averaging $90K a year. Training and development specialists rank #3 on the list with earnings around $58K a year.