Instructor, Business Education Salary
Business Education Instructors in the United States take home an average $50K per year. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, more than two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by over one-half and dental insurance is reported by more than a third. The vast majority (80 percent) of Business Education Instructors who took the survey are female. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
Job Description for Instructor, Business Education
An instructor, business education helps to educate individuals about sound principles of the world of commerce and economics. As an instructor, this educator likely teaches undergraduate level coursework at a university or community college. In that capacity, the instructor lays down some of the foundational, key concepts of business.Read More...
At an instructor level, many of the business classes may involve practical and applied knowledge for new or prospective business owners, who are taking classes at a community college. The instructor may offer insight into both business and economic theory, but he or she may also focus on practical matters. These can include instruction about accounting procedures, inventory management, and basic human resources laws. In a university setting, an instructor in business education will likely conduct classwork that provides a basis and foundation for further study. The classes taught in this scenario are likely to involve more theory-based knowledge, although practical topics in business law and the basics of various management theories are also ripe topics for these classrooms.
Typically, a business education instructor will have a bachelor’s degree in business, finance, or a related discipline. He or she may also possess practical experience in the business world. Most instructors work in offices and classrooms. They may teach daytime and/or evening classes.
Instructor, Business Education Tasks
- Teach courses on business topics.
- Keep accurate records of courses, students, and materials.
- Evaluate students, provide assistance, and suggest tutoring when appropriate.
- Create syllabi, course materials, and websites.
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Pay by Experience Level for Instructor, Business Education
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $46K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $56K. For Business Education Instructors, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $51K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $58K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.