Numbers of Education, Training, and Library Occupations in Arkansas

Occupation group

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 65,380
2002 64,090
2003 63,520
2004 65,190
2005 66,620
2006 69,800
2007 70,550
2008 70,530
2009 70,960
2010 74,190
2011 75,220
2012 75,030
2013 74,240
2014 70,830
2015 72,400
2016 74,080
2017 74,540
2018 74,380

Individual occupations

Business Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 350
2002 410
2003 440
2004 490
2005 440
2007 460
2008 470
2009 450
2010 710
2011 800
2012 850
2013 830
2014 840
2015 690
2016 620
2017 620
2018 620

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 140
2002 160
2003 180
2004 190
2005 200
2007 230
2008 240
2009 230
2010 270
2011 310
2012 300
2013 310
2014 300
2015 300
2016 250
2017 270
2018 300

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 230
2002 260
2003 290
2004 300
2005 260
2007 310
2008 420
2009 460
2010 620
2011 600
2012 580
2013 510
2014 490
2015 460
2016 400
2017 420
2018 450

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2013 60
2014 70
2015 80
2016 50
2017 40

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2004 40
2005 30
2010 240
2011 280
2012 280
2013 250
2014 280
2015 290
2016 250
2017 240
2018 240

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2004 30
2005 30
2008 170
2009 180
2010 210
2011 250
2012 260
2013 240
2014 230
2015 230
2016 300
2017 370
2018 400

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 160
2002 180
2003 190
2004 170
2005 140
2007 200
2008 270
2009 330
2010 450
2011 460
2012 480
2013 460
2014 440
2015 370
2016 360
2017 380
2018 380

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 80
2002 30
2003 30
2010 80
2011 80
2012 80
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80
2016 30
2017 60
2018 70

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 90
2002 120
2003 120
2004 100
2005 80
2007 90
2008 120
2009 130
2010 220
2011 230
2012 240
2013 230
2014 220
2015 210
2016 150
2017 160
2018 160

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2010 40
2011 60
2012 70
2013 80
2014 60
2015 50

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 40
2002 50
2003 50
2004 50
2005 50
2008 70
2009 70
2010 130
2011 130
2012 140
2013 120
2014 110
2015 100
2016 90
2017 90
2018 80

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2010 40
2011 50
2012 50
2013 110
2014 110
2015 120
2016 30

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2016 40
2017 40
2018 30

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2002 60
2003 60
2004 60
2005 50
2007 70
2008 90
2009 80
2010 110
2011 100
2012 100
2013 120
2014 100
2015 100
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 30

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 40
2002 60
2003 60
2004 50
2005 50
2007 60
2008 70
2009 70
2010 130
2011 140
2012 130
2013 120
2014 110
2015 100
2016 70
2017 60
2018 60

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 100
2002 130
2003 130
2004 150
2005 150
2007 170
2008 170
2009 160
2010 280
2011 320
2012 330
2013 280
2014 250
2015 230
2016 160
2017 200
2018 220

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 50
2002 60
2003 70
2004 70
2005 60
2007 90
2008 120
2009 110
2010 180
2011 170
2012 180
2013 170
2014 150
2015 140
2016 80
2017 70
2018 60

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2008 60
2009 90
2010 110
2011 90
2012 70
2013 50
2014 50
2015 50
2016 190
2017 200
2018 250

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 110
2002 160
2003 180
2004 120
2005 150
2007 190
2008 190
2009 210
2010 260
2011 430
2012 490
2013 1,400
2014 1,320
2015 1,290
2016 1,550
2017 1,670
2018 1,600

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 260
2002 260
2003 230
2004 390
2005 370
2007 530
2008 560
2009 550
2010 620
2011 670
2012 680
2013 640
2014 600
2015 580
2016 530
2017 670
2018 650

Education Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 120
2002 200
2003 210
2004 240
2005 220
2007 250
2008 270
2009 300
2010 530
2011 630
2012 700
2013 780
2014 780
2015 710
2016 470
2017 530
2018 440

Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2013 30
2018 30

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2004 60
2005 70
2007 110
2008 100
2009 100
2010 100
2011 110
2012 110
2013 120
2014 130
2015 120
2016 80
2017 70
2018 60

Law Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2004 100
2005 110
2011 100
2012 100
2014 120
2015 120
2016 80
2017 70

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2010 110
2011 110
2012 110
2013 120
2014 120
2015 110
2016 90
2017 100
2018 130

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 250
2002 350
2003 370
2004 360
2005 340
2007 410
2008 490
2009 480
2010 710
2011 760
2012 760
2013 660
2014 660
2015 600
2016 530
2017 480
2018 550

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 90
2002 100
2003 110
2004 80
2005 80
2007 170
2008 180
2009 210
2010 310
2011 320
2012 320
2013 310
2014 310
2015 300
2016 270
2017 280
2018 250

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 250
2002 280
2003 310
2004 340
2005 350
2007 460
2008 470
2009 450
2010 660
2011 700
2012 710
2013 620
2014 610
2015 540
2016 530
2017 640
2018 610

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 80
2002 110
2003 110
2004 110
2005 90
2007 110
2008 130
2009 120
2010 200
2011 220
2012 250
2013 240
2014 230
2015 190
2016 150
2017 120
2018 130

History Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 110
2002 140
2003 140
2004 140
2005 130
2007 160
2008 170
2009 190
2010 270
2011 300
2012 290
2013 270
2014 270
2015 240
2016 190
2017 220
2018 220

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 80
2002 110
2003 100
2004 100
2005 110
2007 200
2008 160
2009 130
2010 150
2011 210
2012 210
2013 190
2014 180
2015 170
2016 150
2017 80
2018 70

Graduate Teaching Assistants

Year Number
2004 700
2005 570
2010 830
2011 950
2012 850
2013 1,180
2014 1,170
2015 1,400
2016 3,150
2017 3,140
2018 3,160

Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2002 50
2003 70
2004 70
2005 70
2007 50
2008 50
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2012 80
2013 80
2014 80
2015 60
2016 40

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 50
2002 70
2003 60
2004 70
2005 70
2007 80
2008 90
2009 90
2010 170
2011 250
2012 270
2013 270
2014 210
2015 190
2016 130
2017 130
2018 120

Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

Year Number
2001 1,220
2002 1,000
2003 1,270
2004 1,100
2005 950
2007 1,010
2008 920
2009 910
2010 1,020
2011 920
2012 980
2013 830
2014 1,090
2015 1,310
2016 1,590
2017 1,020
2018 1,100

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other

Year Number
2004 4,240
2005 5,200
2007 3,670
2008 3,250
2009 3,520
2010 2,290
2011 1,880
2012 1,530
2013 1,200
2014 1,180
2015 1,230
2016 710
2017 790
2018 920

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

Year Number
2001 2,250
2002 2,290
2003 2,280
2004 2,530
2005 2,230
2006 2,760
2007 2,490
2008 3,190
2009 3,870
2010 4,440
2011 3,690
2012 2,730
2013 2,090
2014 2,350
2015 2,380
2016 3,160
2017 3,240
2018 3,520

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education

Year Number
2001 2,200
2002 2,250
2003 2,280
2004 2,370
2005 2,400
2006 2,500
2007 2,390
2008 2,440
2009 2,460
2010 2,490
2011 2,420
2012 2,250
2013 2,050
2014 1,920
2015 1,960
2016 1,700
2017 1,650
2018 1,410

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

Year Number
2001 12,760
2002 12,090
2003 12,010
2004 12,430
2005 12,430
2006 12,630
2007 11,550
2008 11,860
2009 11,870
2010 12,410
2011 12,120
2012 12,330
2013 11,920
2014 11,670
2015 11,690
2016 12,540
2017 12,200
2018 12,400

Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education

Year Number
2001 4,750
2002 5,220
2003 5,160
2004 5,870
2005 5,840
2006 6,060
2007 6,020
2008 5,570
2009 6,180
2010 6,830
2011 7,130
2012 6,860
2013 6,820
2014 6,460
2015 6,120
2016 5,880
2017 6,200
2018 5,650

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

Year Number
2001 220
2002 260
2003 270
2004 280
2005 260
2006 270
2007 360
2008 350
2009 360
2010 270
2011 290
2012 290
2013 280
2014 320
2015 180
2016 90
2017 90
2018 70

Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education

Year Number
2001 9,700
2002 9,480
2003 9,340
2004 9,350
2005 9,750
2006 10,170
2007 10,610
2008 10,960
2009 10,550
2010 9,960
2011 9,720
2012 9,820
2013 10,040
2014 9,670
2015 10,080
2016 10,380
2017 10,680
2018 11,480

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

Year Number
2001 1,590
2002 1,540
2003 1,540
2004 1,370
2005 1,390
2006 1,350
2007 1,400
2008 1,320
2009 1,390
2010 1,370
2011 1,360
2012 1,320
2013 1,150
2014 1,070
2015 880
2016 1,180
2017 1,280
2018 1,350

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

Year Number
2012 380
2013 430
2014 370
2015 450
2016 630
2017 690
2018 450

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School

Year Number
2001 1,930
2002 1,980
2003 1,490
2004 1,430
2005 1,540
2006 1,430
2007 1,610
2008 1,530
2009 1,490
2010 1,620
2012 1,610
2013 1,330
2014 1,070
2015 1,040
2016 1,060
2017 1,190
2018 1,290

Special Education Teachers, Middle School

Year Number
2001 1,080
2002 980
2003 780
2004 900
2005 850
2006 690
2007 600
2008 580
2009 700
2010 750
2011 880
2012 870
2013 850
2014 710
2015 630
2016 640
2017 800
2018 920

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School

Year Number
2001 1,360
2002 1,390
2003 1,230
2004 1,230
2005 1,200
2006 1,150
2007 1,270
2008 1,250
2009 1,170
2010 1,070
2011 1,110
2012 1,280
2013 1,300
2014 1,410
2015 1,250
2016 1,340
2017 1,160
2018 1,290

Special Education Teachers, All Other

Year Number
2012 900
2013 790
2014 330
2015 130
2016 130
2017 70
2018 140

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

Year Number
2001 1,170
2002 760
2003 830
2004 840
2005 710
2006 870
2007 1,230
2008 990
2009 970
2010 1,000
2011 920
2012 800
2013 760
2014 670
2015 1,010
2016 560
2017 480
2018 360

Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

Year Number
2001 880
2002 600
2003 600
2004 480
2005 650
2006 930
2007 1,010
2008 1,180
2009 1,020
2010 940
2011 610
2012 480
2013 520
2014 560
2015 630
2016 630
2017 600
2018 810

Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers

Year Number
2014 1,050
2015 1,210
2016 1,070
2017 910
2018 890

Substitute Teachers

Year Number
2012 4,300
2013 5,490
2014 4,590
2018 2,770

Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians

Year Number
2001 160
2002 140
2003 150

Archivists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2010 60
2011 60
2012 60
2013 70
2014 70
2015 70
2016 50
2017 50
2018 60

Curators

Year Number
2004 60
2005 50
2006 80
2007 60
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40
2011 50
2012 60
2013 70
2014 70
2015 60
2016 50
2017 50
2018 80

Museum Technicians and Conservators

Year Number
2004 60
2005 50
2006 30
2007 40
2008 50
2009 60
2010 80
2011 80
2012 100
2013 110
2014 90
2015 80
2016 70
2017 70
2018 60

Librarians

Year Number
2001 1,460
2002 1,420
2003 1,410
2004 1,550
2005 1,550
2006 1,610
2007 1,580
2008 1,560
2009 1,570
2010 1,570
2011 1,560
2012 1,560
2013 1,480
2014 1,420
2015 1,390
2016 1,320
2017 1,300
2018 1,300

Library Technicians

Year Number
2001 830
2002 760
2003 850
2005 880
2006 970
2007 1,070
2008 1,010
2009 1,020
2010 890
2011 900
2012 890
2013 880
2014 750
2015 670
2016 400
2017 370
2018 450

Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

Year Number
2003 40
2005 30
2010 40
2011 50
2012 90
2013 140
2014 150
2015 140
2016 90
2017 80
2018 90

Farm and Home Management Advisors

Year Number
2001 60
2002 60
2003 80
2004 100
2005 90
2006 160
2007 180
2008 200
2009 140
2010 100
2011 190
2012 280
2013 300
2014 280
2015 270
2016 240
2017 250
2018 230

Instructional Coordinators

Year Number
2001 680
2002 660
2003 720
2004 750
2005 580
2006 550
2007 750
2008 680
2009 680
2010 1,150
2011 1,390
2012 1,820
2013 1,820
2014 1,630
2015 1,510
2016 1,640
2017 1,770
2018 1,830

Teacher Assistants

Year Number
2001 7,650
2002 7,450
2003 7,740
2004 8,440
2005 8,380
2006 9,200
2007 9,980
2008 9,970
2009 9,810
2010 9,940
2011 9,850
2012 9,790
2013 8,980
2014 8,880
2015 9,190
2016 10,660
2017 11,040
2018 11,730

Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 60
2007 50
2008 60
2009 110
2010 180
2011 260
2012 290
2013 230
2014 220
2015 160
2016 110
2017 110
2018 150