Teach courses in the physical sciences, except chemistry and physics. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching, and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 12,700 people employed as atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers, postsecondary in the United States. The median annual salary is $98,070. Entry level employees earn approximately $49,730 per year and senior employees earn approximately $165,240 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.