Cooking Teacher Career

*A job as a Cooking Teacher falls under the broader career category of Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category but may not specifically apply to this career title.

Job Description for Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary : Teach courses in childcare, family relations, finance, nutrition, and related subjects pertaining to home management. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


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Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondar Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$72,790

Median Hourly Wage

$35.00*

Total Employed Nationally

2,970


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.