Job Projections: 10 percent annual growth in new jobs through 2026.
Median U.S. Salary: $29,780 per year (in 2018).*
Education Requirements: Many positions in child care and pre-school education require a bachelor's degree and additional training for licensure. Some positions require an associate's degree or high school diploma.
*Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Preschool Teachers