Physics Teachers, Postsecondary


Teach courses pertaining to the laws of matter and energy. Include both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of both teaching and research.


Top Industry of Employment

  1. Colleges And Universities

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 370 54,800.00 35,120.00 64,640.00 57,330 39,550 66,220
Kansas City* 40 51,936.00 29,848.00 62,980.00 56,882 40,632 65,006

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 460 560 100 21.74 23 Good
Kansas City MSA 40 60 20 50.00 2 Caution
Northeast Region* 20 20 .00 Caution
Ozark Region* 20 30 10 50.00 2 Caution

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?