Postsecondary Economics Teacher Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary economics teachers in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary economics teachers amongst Connecticut cities 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$146,500
75th Percentile Wage
$116,070
50th Percentile Wage
$91,660
25th Percentile Wage
$73,990
10th Percentile Wage
$60,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary economics teachers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $146,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $91,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $60,570.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
10th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary economics teachers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $91,660 1.66%
2013 $90,160 3.87%
2012 $86,800 4.96%
2011 $82,700 3.10%
2010 $80,210 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary economics teachers in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 14.28%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 3.87%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.96% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 3.10% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Economics Teacher Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in Connecticut Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary economics teachers in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary economics teachers in state of Connecticut ranges from $91,400 to $98,150. The highest paying area for postsecondary economics teachers in Connecticut is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford with a median annual salary of $98,150. The lowest paying area is New Haven with a median annual salary of $91,400.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$98,150
New Haven
$91,400

Postsecondary Economics Teacher Salary by State

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