Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk 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 Foreign Language and Literature Teachers in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,630
25th Percentile Wage
$64,000
50th Percentile Wage
$83,870
75th Percentile Wage
$120,010
90th Percentile Wage
$137,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $137,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2016
$83,870
8.87% 24.55%
2015
$76,430
17.21% -
2014
$63,280
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $83,870, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is the second highest paying city for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in state of Connecticut, following the highest paying city New Haven (median annual salary of $98,680). Compared with New Haven, the median annual salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is 15.0 percent (15.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Haven
$98,680
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$83,870
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$72,470



See also: Top paying jobs in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut.