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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary sociology teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |