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Postsecondary Sociology Teacher Salary Information in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary sociology teachers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary sociology teachers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield 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 Sociology Teachers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,900
25th Percentile Wage
$37,880
50th Percentile Wage
$53,390
75th Percentile Wage
$69,520
90th Percentile Wage
$94,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary sociology teachers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,900.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,390
-1.29% -6.12%
2016
$54,080
0.07% -
2015
$54,040
15.80% -
2014
$45,500
-17.05% -
2013
$53,260
-6.38% -
2012
$56,660
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Sociology Teacher Salary in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $53,390, Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is the second highest paying city for postsecondary sociology teachers in state of Colorado, following the highest paying city Colorado Springs (median annual salary of $55,690). Compared with Colorado Springs, the median annual salary of postsecondary sociology teachers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is 4.1 percent (4.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Colorado Springs
$55,690
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$53,390



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