Occupation Title: Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
Description: Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 25-2021
Sample Job Titles: Teacher, Elementary Teacher, Classroom Teacher, Kindergarten Teacher, Art Teacher, Educator, Elementary Education Teacher, 1st Grade Teacher, 2nd Grade Teacher, 6th Grade Teacher, Primary Teacher, Title One Reading Teacher, Reading Recovery Teacher.
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 573,200
*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).