Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary


Teach courses in foreign (i.e., other than English) languages and literature. 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 380 43,410.00 27,220.00 51,500.00 43,330 24,550 52,720
Kansas City* 50 46,663.00 27,542.00 56,223.00 44,212 27,347 52,645

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 490 590 100 20.41 24 Good
St Louis MSA 240 300 60 25.00 12 Good
Central Region* 100 120 20 20.00 5 Good
Northeast Region* 50 60 10 20.00 2 Good
Ozark Region* 40 60 20 50.00 2 Caution
West Central Region* 20 30 10 50.00 1 Caution

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