Highest and lowest paying education jobs in Coeur d'Alene

Written by:
August 29, 2022
Brian S. Hagberg // Wikimedia Commons

Highest and lowest paying education jobs in Coeur d'Alene

Whether you picture hard-working teachers buying school supplies for their students or genius professors shaping future leaders, it's fair to say education encompasses a wide variety of jobs. So much so that there's room to specialize and pursue your passion.

Historically, teachers' pay is a rather contentious topic. The average teacher salary is about $2,000 less than a decade ago after adjusting for inflation. Despite this, many of these jobs are rewarding in more ways than one. In other words, education can be very lucrative—particularly within specialty fields.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest and lowest paying education jobs in Coeur d'Alene, ID using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by 2021 annual mean wage. Keep reading to discover the highest and lowest paying education jobs in your city.

You may also like: Highest-paying jobs in Coeur d'Alene that don't require a college degree

1 / 9
Education Images // Getty Images

#9. Substitute teachers, short-term

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $25,320
- #341 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 170

National
- Annual mean salary: $38,410
- Employment: 374,620
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Prescott, AZ ($64,310)
--- Appleton, WI ($63,310)
--- Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL ($58,770)
2 / 9
Paul.J.West // Shutterstock

#8. Teaching assistants, except postsecondary

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $27,440
- #295 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 540

National
- Annual mean salary: $31,760
- Employment: 1,187,270
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($46,390)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($45,080)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($42,820)
3 / 9
CHRISTOF STACHE // Getty Images

#7. Preschool teachers, except special education

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $27,630
- #465 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 160

National
- Annual mean salary: $36,460
- Employment: 391,670
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($49,990)
--- Ocean City, NJ ($49,720)
--- Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ ($49,560)
4 / 9
Unsplash

#6. Library technicians

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $31,870
- #256 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $39,070
- Employment: 73,000
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Olympia-Tumwater, WA ($61,740)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($59,950)
--- Napa, CA ($57,890)
5 / 9
Brian S. Hagberg // Wikimedia Commons

#5. Self-enrichment teachers

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $34,020
- #394 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 120

National
- Annual mean salary: $49,230
- Employment: 216,910
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($70,350)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($66,650)
--- Utica-Rome, NY ($63,470)

You may also like: How gas prices have changed in Coeur d'Alene in the last week

6 / 9
GaudiLab // Shutterstock

#4. Librarians and media collections specialists

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $41,990
- #451 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $64,180
- Employment: 127,790
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($94,230)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($89,990)
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($89,220)
7 / 9
The Boston Globe // Getty Images

#3. Elementary school teachers, except special education

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $51,650
- #393 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 570

National
- Annual mean salary: $67,080
- Employment: 1,329,280
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA ($92,860)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($91,430)
--- Salinas, CA ($91,280)
8 / 9
industryviews // Shutterstock

#2. Career/technical education teachers, postsecondary

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $53,760
- #239 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $63,130
- Employment: 105,440
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Santa Rosa, CA ($116,850)
--- Champaign-Urbana, IL ($97,110)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($95,200)
9 / 9
B Brown // Shutterstock

#1. Secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education

Coeur d'Alene, ID
- Annual mean salary: $53,960
- #382 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 500

National
- Annual mean salary: $69,530
- Employment: 1,020,240
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($104,010)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($101,980)
--- Bakersfield, CA ($97,490)

Trending Now