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Best states for an Instructor

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Pay, benefits, and opportunities vary greatly by place, and it's no different for Instructors.

We found that Alabama is the best state in the nation for Instructors, and people in Providence earn the most in the field.

In order to get you the best states for Instructors, we looked at our data on jobs and wages -- specifically the average annual wage and the number of available jobs per capita.

University of Washington and WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST LOUIS have current job openings that you can apply to using Zippia's job search tools.

The 10 Best States in America For Instructors in 2019

  1. Alabama
  2. North Dakota
  3. Alaska
  4. Wyoming
  5. Missouri
  6. Wisconsin
  7. Massachusetts
  8. Rhode Island
  9. Vermont
  10. Utah
  • (235 jobs)
  • (58 jobs)
  • (147 jobs)
  • (48 jobs)
  • (261 jobs)
  • (262 jobs)
  • (752 jobs)
  • (33 jobs)
  • (36 jobs)
  • (125 jobs)

The Bureau of Labor Statistics' most recent data helped us determine the ranking.

We ranked each of the 50 states from best to worst for Instructors, to help you with your next career move.

Some of the companies that are hiring for Instructors include University of Washington and WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST LOUIS.

Check out the complete ranking and a full description of our methodology below.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Instructors in 2019

1. Alabama

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
235 $71,980 $39,000 $129,000 1.04
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Alabama

2. North Dakota

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
58 $67,061 $37,000 $119,000 1.04
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in North Dakota

3. Alaska

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
147 $61,235 $34,000 $109,000 4.22
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Alaska

4. Wyoming

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
48 $61,203 $34,000 $108,000 1.45
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Wyoming

5. Missouri

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
261 $74,918 $39,000 $142,000 0.71
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Missouri

6. Wisconsin

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
262 $74,948 $49,000 $112,000 0.72
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Wisconsin

7. Massachusetts

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
752 $62,550 $37,000 $104,000 1.18
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Massachusetts

8. Rhode Island

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
33 $81,124 $45,000 $144,000 0.49
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Rhode Island

9. Vermont

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
36 $79,311 $63,000 $99,000 0.79
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Vermont

10. Utah

Total Instructor Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
125 $69,147 $39,000 $120,000 0.66
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Instructor Jobs in Utah

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE an Instructor

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for an Instructor

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