Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers amongst Florida 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,470
25th Percentile Wage
$61,690
50th Percentile Wage
$81,930
75th Percentile Wage
$96,590
90th Percentile Wage
$118,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,470.

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 foreign language and literature teachers in Florida 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 foreign language and literature teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,9308.46%9.39%
201575,0008.64%-
201468,520-11.62%-
201376,4802.93%-
201274,240--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in state of Florida ranges from $70,860 to $106,330. The highest paying area for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Florida is Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach with a median annual salary of $106,330. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall (mean annual salary $86,070). The lowest paying area is Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford with a median annual salary of $70,860.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$106,330
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$86,070
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$84,350
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$82,820
Jacksonville
$74,980
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$70,860


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