Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

in Massachusetts

Teach languages and literature courses in languages other than English. Includes teachers of American Sign Language (ASL). Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
251124  Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 1,312 1,449 137 10.44 % 37 14 23 Doctoral or professional degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Projected 2024 Employment Change
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    1,310  100 % 1,450  100 % 140  11 % $79,370
Educational Services    1,310  100 % 1,450  100 % 140  11 % $79,370
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