Salary for Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers

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Postsecondary home economics teachers instruct students in a wide vriety of topics including childcare, nutrition, family relations, and finance. These teachers create lesson plans which include moderated class discussions, lectures, homework assignments and exams tailored to the needs of the topic being taught and to the students' requirements. They work with students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, and provide assistance out of the classroom via office hours. Many are expected to conduct and publish research, as well as to guide student research efforts and remain abreast of changes in their field. A Master's degree is generally required for this occupation.

A Postsecondary Home Economics Teacher gets a pay level ranging from 48000 to 72000 depending on the level of seniority. Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary will normally receive a wage of Sixty Nine Thousand One Hundred dollars each year.

Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary receive the highest pay in California, where they can receive average compensation of approximately $94190.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 35.92 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $69,060
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $69,060