Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teacher Salary Information in Connecticut

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$148,040
75th Percentile Wage
$112,700
50th Percentile Wage
$82,610
25th Percentile Wage
$65,240
10th Percentile Wage
$48,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,810.

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 philosophy and religion 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 $82,610 10.53%
2013 $74,740 2.89%
2012 $72,640 2.80%
2011 $70,660 2.54%
2010 $68,910 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 19.88%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 2.89%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.80% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 2.54% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teacher Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teacher Salary by State

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