Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other postsecondary social sciences teachers amongst California metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,470
25th Percentile Wage
$59,900
50th Percentile Wage
$83,970
75th Percentile Wage
$138,360
90th Percentile Wage
$164,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $164,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other postsecondary social sciences teachers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201583,970-11.22%-6.16%
201493,39013.67%-
201380,620-10.57%-
201289,140--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other postsecondary social sciences teachers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other postsecondary social sciences teachers in state of California ranges from $60,060 to $122,020. The highest paying area for other postsecondary social sciences teachers in California is Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana with a median annual salary of $122,020. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale (mean annual salary $101,930). The lowest paying area is San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $60,060.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$122,020
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$101,930
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$99,860
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$64,270
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$60,060


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