How to Become a Teacher?

Are you thinking of becoming a Teacher or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a Teacher, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new Teacher job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Teacher Career Path


Alias: Teacher II, Assistant Teacher...(3)
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2 - 4Years of Experience
$57K - $90K /yrAvg. Annual Salary
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Teacher III

Alias: Teacher Supervisor
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5 - 7Years of Experience
$68K - $83K /yrAvg. Annual Salary
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Adjunct Teacher

Alias: Teacher IV, Lead Teacher
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No Years of Experience Reports
$56K - $92K /yrAvg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

Teacher Career Path

Summer Teacher
Teacher III
Education Manager
Adjunct Teacher
Teacher V
Assistant Director of Education
Director of Education
Deputy Chief Teacher
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Important Skill Sets for the Teacher Career Path

CPR First Aid
Teaching Experience

Related careers in the Education Industry

Interested in other Education careers? Below are occupations that have high affinity with Teacher skills. Discover some of the most common Teacher career transitions, along with skills overlap.

Kindergarten Teacher
38% skills overlap
18% transitioned to Kindergarten Teacher