Postsecondary Geography Teacher Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary geography teachers in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary geography teachers amongst Colorado 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Geography Teachers in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,080
25th Percentile Wage
$51,070
50th Percentile Wage
$75,340
75th Percentile Wage
$100,560
90th Percentile Wage
$123,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary geography teachers in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary geography teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$75,340
13.88% 16.18%
2016
$64,880
2.40% -
2015
$63,320
7.60% -
2014
$58,510
-0.94% -
2013
$59,060
-6.93% -
2012
$63,150
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Geography Teachers in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary geography teachers in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary geography teachers in state of Colorado ranges from $52,420 to $58,690. The highest paying area for postsecondary geography teachers in Colorado is Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with a median annual salary of $58,690. The lowest paying area is Colorado Springs with a median annual salary of $52,420.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$58,690
Colorado Springs
$52,420




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