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Occupation Title: Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

Description: Teach courses in architecture and architectural design, such as architectural environmental design, interior architecture/design, and landscape architecture. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 25-1031

Sample Job Titles: Professor, Architecture Professor, Assistant Professor, Instructor, Associate Professor, Lecturer, Adjunct Professor, Interior Design Professor, Adjunct Instructor, Faculty Member. 

 Salary Chart Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

Estimated Total Employment*
2009: 7,090
2010: 7,620
2011: 7,060
2012: 7,290
2013: 7,340

Data Source:
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Projected Job Openings (2012-2022): 2,700
Projected Growth (2012-2022): 8-14%

(total 10 year projection, not annual)

Data Source:
O*NET Online
NOTE: Projected job openings for postsecondary teachers refer to industry-wide data, not individual occupations.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).

Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).