In May 2015, there were about 1.4 million elementary school teachers, excluding special education—the largest occupation among teachers. These teachers had an average annual wage of $57,730. Excluding special and career/technical education, there were 963,000 secondary school teachers and 633,000 middle school teachers. Secondary school teachers earned an average annual wage of $60,440 and middle school teachers earned $58,760. There were 131,550 librarians. These librarians had an average annual mean wage of $58,930. There were 94,170 library technicians. They had an average annual mean wage of $34,200. ….