Postsecondary Psychology Teacher Salary Information in Boulder, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary psychology teachers in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary psychology teachers in Boulder is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Psychology Teachers in Boulder, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,520
25th Percentile Wage
$56,650
50th Percentile Wage
$83,390
75th Percentile Wage
$116,300
90th Percentile Wage
$175,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary psychology teachers in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $175,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,520.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$83,390
23.37% 23.37%
2016
$63,900
7.87% -
2015
$58,870
-0.76% -
2014
$59,320
-7.72% -
2012
$63,900
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Psychology Teacher Salary in Boulder with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $83,390, Boulder is the second highest paying city for postsecondary psychology teachers in state of Colorado, following the highest paying city Fort Collins-Loveland (median annual salary of $89,000). Compared with Fort Collins-Loveland, the median annual salary of postsecondary psychology teachers in Boulder is 6.3 percent (6.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Collins-Loveland
$89,000
Boulder
$83,390
Colorado Springs
$73,140
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$52,650
Pueblo
$50,680
Greeley
$46,230
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$38,680



See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.