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Vocational Education Professors in Pennsylvania

Want to work in Pennsylvania as a Vocational Education Professor? Read this first!

2.1% Jobs Projection
$52,570 Median Salary
370 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Vocational Education Professors in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Vocational Education Professors in Pennsylvania is growing slower than average.

  • Vocational Education Professors in Pennsylvania earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Vocational Education Professors Work in Pennsylvania?

There were approximately 4,950 workers employed as Vocational Education Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 4,980 Vocational Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,740 Vocational Education Professors working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Vocational Education Professors than average.


Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Vocational Education Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 2.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 1.4%.


Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 370 annual Vocational Education Professors job openings in Pennsylvania, and 4,880 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 9,800 annual jobs and 129,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Vocational Education Professors Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Vocational Education Professors ranged from $32,420 to $85,630 with $52,570 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.59 to $41.17. The median hourly rate was $25.27.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $23.33 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.94.

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


Top Pennsylvania Metros for Vocational Education Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Vocational Education Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 3,710 $62,490
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2,070 $50,900
Pittsburgh, PA 920 $51,400
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 380 $62,360
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 310 $52,290
Williamsport, PA 220 $85,570
Johnstown, PA 170 $46,890
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 130 $40,750
York-Hanover, PA 90 $41,090
Lancaster, PA 60 $40,180
Erie, PA 60 $77,720

Top States for Vocational Education Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Vocational Education Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 10,600 $50,410
California 9,420 $61,830
North Carolina 7,380 $53,200
Florida 6,040 $55,350
Pennsylvania 4,950 $52,570
Illinois 4,880 $49,320
Washington 4,450 $58,190
Georgia 3,840 $49,860
New York 3,630 $61,680
Ohio 3,370 $59,480
Arizona 3,050 $51,740
Utah 2,870 $46,720
Oklahoma 2,750 $54,270
New Jersey 2,720 $57,620
Minnesota 2,650 $56,310
Michigan 2,300 $55,710
Virginia 2,270 $50,660
Massachusetts 2,130 $58,220
Colorado 2,050 $53,060
Indiana 2,050 $43,890

Below are the states where Vocational Education Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $79,710
Wisconsin $71,960
District of Columbia $68,740
Hawaii $64,650
Wyoming $63,240
California $61,830
New York $61,680
Iowa $59,820
Ohio $59,480
Oregon $59,200

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