Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teacher Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers among Connecticut 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 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,280
25th Percentile Wage
$37,870
50th Percentile Wage
$68,610
75th Percentile Wage
$98,260
90th Percentile Wage
$123,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,280.

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 postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in Connecticut 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 postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,61011.31%-8.21%
201560,850-23.32%-
201475,0403.28%-
201372,580-2.29%-
201274,240--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in state of Connecticut ranges from $39,460 to $84,460. The highest paying area for postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in Connecticut is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford with a median annual salary of $84,460. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $83,770). The lowest paying area is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $39,460.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$84,460
New Haven
$83,770
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$39,460


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