Family & Consumer Sciences Teacher

Equipping Students with Life Skills Everyday

What I Do On a Daily Basis...

Teach students about nutrition, culinary arts, sewing, relationships and child development.

Students in these settings may...

  • Run early childhood education classes with teacher supervision
  • Manufacture and market clothing
  • Create menus and cook for a school function.

Job Outlook & Salary

  • Median Salary: $53,920 per year
  • Job Outlook- 2% (Little or no change)
  • Bachelor's Degree + Student Teaching
  • Internship- Extension Education

Tasks Required

  • Generally work school hours, between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.
  • Often spend time in the evenings and on weekends grading assignments, preparing lessons, or advising student organizations.
  • Meet with parents, students, and other teachers before and after school.