Highest and lowest paying education jobs in Beaumont

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August 29, 2022
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Highest and lowest paying education jobs in Beaumont

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 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 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.

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#24. Teaching assistants, except postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $24,990
- #403 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,280

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)
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#23. Substitute teachers, short-term

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $25,240
- #342 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 800

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)
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#22. Tutors

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $31,930
- #271 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $41,780
- Employment: 147,100
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Pittsfield, MA ($82,910)
--- Santa Fe, NM ($68,440)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($60,110)
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#21. Library technicians

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $33,580
- #216 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

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)
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#20. Preschool teachers, except special education

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $34,130
- #230 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 320

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)

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#19. Self-enrichment teachers

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $42,860
- #169 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)
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#18. Teaching assistants, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $44,500
- #33 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $41,170
- Employment: 121,290
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Arecibo, PR ($62,080)
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($59,560)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($59,380)
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#17. Mathematical science teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $45,590
- #186 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $87,980
- Employment: 44,140
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($157,340)
--- Visalia-Porterville, CA ($149,220)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($138,090)
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#16. Career/technical education teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $48,260
- #304 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

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)
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#15. Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $48,280
- #191 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $86,240
- Employment: 94,720
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($180,910)
--- Visalia-Porterville, CA ($160,360)
--- Bakersfield, CA ($151,060)

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#14. English language and literature teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $48,490
- #199 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $82,680
- Employment: 58,480
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Visalia-Porterville, CA ($162,660)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($145,980)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($132,320)
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#13. Kindergarten teachers, except special education

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $55,080
- #217 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $64,490
- Employment: 120,730
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($95,420)
--- Kingston, NY ($92,160)
--- Salinas, CA ($90,490)
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#12. Middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $55,580
- #289 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 960

National
- Annual mean salary: $66,880
- Employment: 592,000
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bakersfield, CA ($109,060)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($107,280)
--- Yuba City, CA ($94,480)
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#11. Special education teachers, kindergarten and elementary school

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $57,140
- #234 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 150

National
- Annual mean salary: $67,090
- Employment: 187,070
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Salinas, CA ($102,210)
--- Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA ($92,730)
--- Chico, CA ($88,430)
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#10. Special education teachers, middle school

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $57,250
- #178 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $68,860
- Employment: 79,070
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($117,940)
--- Worcester, MA-CT ($94,630)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($94,140)

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#9. Special education teachers, secondary school

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $57,340
- #245 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,100
- Employment: 145,690
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Diego-Carlsbad, CA ($110,320)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($106,590)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($103,540)
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#8. Career/technical education teachers, secondary school

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $58,610
- #188 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 170

National
- Annual mean salary: $68,960
- Employment: 84,360
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($122,160)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($121,490)
--- Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA ($115,060)
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#7. Elementary school teachers, except special education

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $58,720
- #242 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,830

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)
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#6. Librarians and media collections specialists

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $60,300
- #149 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

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

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $62,070
- #205 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 1,480

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)

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#4. Nursing instructors and teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $63,250
- #190 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $82,040
- Employment: 68,060
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Visalia-Porterville, CA ($146,700)
--- Charlottesville, VA ($109,450)
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA ($109,310)
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#3. Business teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $65,770
- #209 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $105,720
- Employment: 79,640
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Auburn-Opelika, AL ($175,640)
--- Ann Arbor, MI ($175,080)
--- Visalia-Porterville, CA ($154,600)
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#2. Instructional coordinators

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $73,650
- #101 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 220

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,560
- Employment: 184,740
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Salem, OR ($93,890)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($93,760)
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($91,430)
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#1. Health specialties teachers, postsecondary

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
- Annual mean salary: $83,200
- #141 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $133,310
- Employment: 191,830
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($226,440)
--- Jackson, MS ($202,690)
--- Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA ($183,250)

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