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Middle School Teachers in Nevada

Want to work in Nevada as a Middle School Teacher? Read this first!

21.4% Jobs Projection
$58,380 Median Salary
430 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Middle School Teachers in Nevada are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Middle School Teachers in Nevada is growing faster than average.

  • Middle School Teachers in Nevada earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Middle School Teachers Work in Nevada?

In Nevada, there were 4,300 people working as Middle School Teachers in the year 2018.

There were 4,310 Middle School Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Middle School Teachers in NV Employment Trend

The typical state has 8,180 Middle School Teachers working in it, which means Nevada has fewer Middle School Teachers than average.

Middle School Teachers in NV vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Nevada

Jobs for Middle School Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 21.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.5%.

Job Projections for Middle School Teachers: Nation vs. NV

Nevada Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 430 annual job openings, and 5,280 total jobs in 2026 for Middle School Teachers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 50,500 annual jobs and 677,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Middle School Teachers Make in Nevada?

In 2018 wages for Middle School Teachers ranged from $43,300 to $76,780 with $58,380 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Nevada is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Middle School Teachers Earnings: NV vs. National Average

Top Nevada Metros for Middle School Teachers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Middle School Teachers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 3,170 $57,520
Reno, NV 570 $59,220

Top States for Middle School Teachers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Middle School Teachers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 66,470 $56,510
California 46,500 $74,840
New York 39,950 $80,790
Ohio 32,080 $62,770
Florida 30,110 $51,300
New Jersey 24,980 $69,710
Georgia 24,530 $56,860
Illinois 22,320 $60,310
Pennsylvania 21,640 $65,270
North Carolina 18,640 $46,290
Virginia 17,130 $62,330
Massachusetts 16,910 $77,160
Wisconsin 13,240 $58,260
Colorado 13,070 $50,130
Missouri 12,840 $49,310
Michigan 12,750 $65,950
Maryland 12,450 $67,200
Tennessee 12,140 $50,310
Minnesota 11,510 $58,390
Indiana 11,510 $49,900

Below are the states where Middle School Teachers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $80,790
Massachusetts $77,160
Connecticut $76,340
Rhode Island $75,250
California $74,840
Oregon $74,790
Alaska $72,640
District of Columbia $71,640
New Jersey $69,710
Maryland $67,200

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Occupation NV Employment Total
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 10,360
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 60

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