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School Teachers and Equivalents

Occupation (2322) - 2023-Q4

  • 204k, Workforce
  • $8.09k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 44, Average age
  • 28.6, Weekly hours worked
  • 4.36, Weekly days worked
  • 15.7%, Workforce with second job
  • 10.3%, Informal Workforce
  • 17, Average years of Schooling

About School Teachers and Equivalents

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The workforce of School Teachers and Equivalents during fourth quarter of 2023 was 204k people, whose salary averaged $8.09k MX working around 28.6 hours per week.

The average age of School Teachers and Equivalents was 44 years. The workforce was distributed in 50.8% men with an average salary of $7.83k MX and, 49.2% women with average salary of $8.35k MX.

The best average salaries received by School Teachers and Equivalents were in Baja California Sur ($19.1k MX), Sonora ($14.9k MX), and Sinaloa ($14.2k MX) while the workforce was larger in Ciudad de México (24.5k), Estado de México (22.6k), and Jalisco (15.8k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in General Public Administration ($16k MX), Higher Technical Education Schools ($8.91k MX), and Basic, Middle and Special Needs Education Schools ($5.36k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Higher Technical Education Schools (298k), Basic, Middle and Special Needs Education Schools (88.6k), and General Public Administration (0.048%).

58.2% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $5.29k MX and 41.8% to men with an average salary of $3.88k MX.

At the level of states, Colima had the highest percentage of informal workers with 39.2% corresponding to 455 from 1.16k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Estado de México with a 0.99% corresponding to 225 from 22.6k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 204k, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $8.09k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as School Teachers and Equivalents were 204k being a 12% lower than the third quarter of 2023. (231k).

In the same period, an average salary of $8.09k MX was observed, registering an increase of 2.31%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($7.9k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of School Teachers and Equivalents during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Ciudad de México (24.5k), Estado de México (22.6k), and Jalisco (15.8k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Jalisco and Nuevo León with an increase of 6.14k (63.8%) and 2.23k (26.5%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Estado de México and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with a decrease of 19.3k (46.1%) and 7.48k (42.9%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for School Teachers and Equivalents during fourth quarter of 2023 were Baja California Sur ($19.1k MX), Sonora ($14.9k MX), and Sinaloa ($14.2k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in Guerrero and Guanajuato with an increase of $5.72k MX (127%) and $5.23k MX (217%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Coahuila de Zaragoza and Baja California with a decrease of $10.4k MX (51.6%) and $6.48k MX (46.5%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2023-Q4

  • 42.6, Women
  • 45.4, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023, the male workforce in School Teachers and Equivalents represented the 50.8% of the employed population and women 49.2%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 35 to 44 years (29.5k men and 33.6k women).

The highest average salary was $11.2k MX received by women from 55 to 64 years, while the lowest average salary was $5.85k MX received by women from 25 to 34 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4)

  • 17.1, Women
  • 16.8, Men

During the fourth quarter of 2023, male and female workforce in School Teachers and Equivalents was concentrated in the educational segment with 16 to 18 years of schooling (88.6k men and 87.6k women).

The highest average salary was $9.12k MX received by men with more than 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $7.77k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of School Teachers and Equivalents in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Higher Technical Education Schools (77%), Basic, Middle and Special Needs Education Schools (22.9%), and General Public Administration (0.048%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in General Public Administration ($16k MX), Higher Technical Education Schools ($8.91k MX), and Basic, Middle and Special Needs Education Schools ($5.36k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 10.3%, School Teachers and Equivalents
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of School Teachers and Equivalents reached a 10.3%, which implied a decrease from 3.65 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (14%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 44.5 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 39.2%, Colima

Less Labor Informality: 0.99 %, Estado de México

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in School Teachers and Equivalents were Colima (39.2%), Tlaxcala (39.2%), and Morelos (26.8%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Jalisco (2.58%), Durango (2.32%), and Estado de México (0.99%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of School Teachers and Equivalents during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 35 to 44 years concentrating 63k workers of which 90.5% corresponds to formal employment (57.1k) and 9.49% to informal employment (5.98k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 16 to 18 years of schooling concentrating 176k workers of which 88.8%  corresponds to formal employment (156k) and 11.2% corresponds to informal employment (19.7k).