Developmental Education Instructor Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about developmental education instructor demographics? We analyzed 64 developmental education instructors resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Developmental Education Instructor Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as developmental education instructors. Keep reading to find out what the results for developmental education instructors were.

Developmental Education Instructor Gender Ratio

Among developmental education instructors, 74.1% of them are women compared to 22.2% which are men.

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  • Female, 74.1%
  • Male, 22.2%
  • Unknown, 3.7%

Developmental Education Instructor Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among developmental education instructors is White, which makes up 69.6% of all developmental education instructors. Comparatively, there are 13.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 7.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 69.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.7%
  • Black or African American, 7.5%
  • Asian, 5.5%
  • Unknown, 3.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Developmental Education Instructors

The chart below shows that 50.0% of developmental education instructors speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Greek at 25.0% and Italian is the third-most popular at 25.0%.

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  • Spanish, 50.0%
  • Greek, 25.0%
  • Italian, 25.0%

Developmental Education Instructor Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among developmental education instructors.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Developmental Education Instructor Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the developmental education instructor position over time.


Developmental Education Instructor Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of developmental education instructors changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of developmental education instructors based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Developmental Education Instructor

By looking over 64 developmental education instructors resumes, we figured out that the average developmental education instructor enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 35%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Developmental Education Instructor Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of developmental education instructor employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of developmental education instructors is 40+ years old, which represents 55% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Developmental Education Instructors with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, guitar instructor and rescue instructor have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Early Childhood Education Instructor11%85%
Ballet Teacher11%82%
Horseback Riding Instructor13%78%
Developmental Education Instructor22%74%
Guitar Teacher78%17%
Rescue Instructor79%14%
Guitar Instructor84%12%
Guitar Instructor
Rescue Instructor
Guitar Teacher
Developmental Education Instructor
Horseback Riding Instructor
Ballet Teacher
Early Childhood Education Instructor

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Developmental Education Instructors with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to developmental education instructors.

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Job Titleascdesc
Library Technician6.75%
Instructional Assistant7.64%
Education Coordinator8.68%
Professional Educator13.03%
Biology Teacher13.66%
Developmental Education Instructor15.87%
Graduate Internship25.12%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Developmental Education Instructor?

Male Income
Female Income

Developmental Education Instructor Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that White men and Hispanic or Latino men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Developmental Education Instructor Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
High School Diploma or Less$75,800
Some College/ Associate Degree$78,445
Bachelor's Degree$79,261
Master's Degree$83,135
Doctorate Degree$86,767

Developmental Education Instructor Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Developmental Education Instructor Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ developmental education instructors. We found that the most common company type is education. In addition, the industry that employs the most developmental education instructors is the education industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire developmental education instructors.

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< 50 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Developmental Education Instructor Work In

Employees with the developmental education instructor job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most developmental education instructors prefer to work at education companies over private companies.

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Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ developmental education instructors. Those industries include education, health care and non profits.

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Health Care

Non Profits



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