Teach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature. 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 72,400 people employed as english language and literature teachers, postsecondary in the United States. The median annual salary is $75,930. Entry level employees earn approximately $39,230 per year and senior employees earn approximately $132,220 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.