Technology Teacher Statistics in the US

The average employee age for technology teachers is 42 years. The technology teacher workforce reached a whopping 16,140 in 2020!

Among technology teachers, we discovered that 48.3% of them are women, while 47.2% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among technology teachers is White, which makes up 74.8% of all technology teachers. Comparatively, there are 11.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 7.9% of the Black or African American ethnicity. The majority of technology teachers are located in NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Technology teachers are more likely to work at education companies in comparison to private companies. Taking it a step further, technology teachers are more likely to find a job in the education industry. Looking at technology teacher statistics, we found was that Maryland, New York, Delaware, Hawaii and New Jersey are where technology teachers find the highest salaries.

From where do we know all information about technology teacher demographics? We analyzed 2,367 technology teachers 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.

Technology Teacher Diversity

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

Technology Teacher Gender Ratio

Among technology teachers, 48.3% of them are women compared to 47.2% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 48.3%
  • Male, 47.2%
  • Unknown, 4.5%

Technology Teacher Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among technology teachers is White, which makes up 74.8% of all technology teachers. Comparatively, there are 11.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 7.9% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 74.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.2%
  • Black or African American, 7.9%
  • Asian, 3.7%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Technology Teachers

The chart below shows that 57.3% of technology teachers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 8.3% and Russian is the third-most popular at 5.2%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 57.3%
  • French, 8.3%
  • Russian, 5.2%
  • Chinese, 4.2%
  • Arabic, 4.2%
  • Other, 20.8%

Technology Teacher 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 technology teachers.

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

Technology Teacher Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the technology teacher position over time.

Male
Female
46%
43%
41%
38%
36%
33%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Technology Teacher 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 technology teachers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of technology teachers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Technology Teacher

By looking over 2,367 technology teachers resumes, we figured out that the average technology teacher enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Technology Teacher Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of technology teacher employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of technology teachers is 40+ years old, which represents 58% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Technology Teachers with Other Job Titles

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

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Sewing Teacher6%86%
Special Education Preschool Teacher6%91%
Montessori Preschool Teacher9%90%
Technology Teacher47%48%
Industrial Arts Teacher92%5%
Automotive Instructor92%4%
Auto Collision Repair Instructor96%4%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Auto Collision Repair Instructor
Automotive Instructor
Industrial Arts Teacher
Technology Teacher
Montessori Preschool Teacher
Special Education Preschool Teacher
Sewing Teacher
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Technology Teachers 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 technology teachers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Library Technician6.75%
Administrator Assistant/Teacher's Assistant7.64%
Nursery Supervisor8.29%
Secondary School Special ED Teacher12.86%
Inclusion Teacher13.03%
Technology Teacher13.67%
Lead Instructor13.71%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Technology Teacher?

male-income
Male Income
$57,176
female-income
Female Income
$54,612

Technology Teacher Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

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

  • Male
  • Female
$60,803
$59,357
$57,910
$56,463
$55,017
$53,570
$52,124
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Technology Teacher 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
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
Bachelor's Degree$48,178
Master's Degree$56,694
Doctorate Degree$59,406

Technology Teacher 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
$62,876
$59,406
$55,935
$52,465
$48,994
$45,524
$42,053
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Technology Teacher Heatmaps

Where Do Technology Teachers Earn The Most?

The map here shows where technology teachers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Technology Teachers Located?

By looking through more than 2,367 resumes, we found that the most popular places for technology teachers are NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Number of Technology Teachers

Technology Teacher Employment Statistics

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

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire technology teachers.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Technology Teacher Work In

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

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Private

Education

Government

Public

Industry Concentration

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

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Education

Non Profits

Professional

Manufacturing

Utilities

Technology Teacher Jobs