Illinois Employment Trends 25-2011.00 - Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

In Illinois:

Employment (2020)
21,080 employees
Projected employment (2030)
24,540 employees
Projected growth (2020-2030)
16%
Projected annual job openings (2020-2030)
2,610

In the United States:

Employment (2021)
483,100 employees
Projected employment (2031)
556,000 employees
Projected growth (2021-2031)
15% Much faster than average
Projected annual job openings (2021-2031)
63,100

Illinois source: Projections Central 2020-2030 long-term projections external site . United States source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021-2031 employment projections external site . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period. "Projected annual job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.