Postsecondary Nursing Instructor and Teacher Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers amongst Florida 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,450
25th Percentile Wage
$56,940
50th Percentile Wage
$71,470
75th Percentile Wage
$87,150
90th Percentile Wage
$103,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $103,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,450.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$71,470
-3.32% 1.41%
2016
$73,840
4.98% -
2015
$70,160
3.34% -
2014
$67,820
-1.87% -
2013
$69,090
-1.98% -
2012
$70,460
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in state of Florida ranges from $47,390 to $86,500. The highest paying area for postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in Florida is Gainesville with a median annual salary of $86,500. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach (mean annual salary $86,270). The lowest paying area is North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota with a median annual salary of $47,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gainesville
$86,500
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$86,270
Tallahassee
$76,210
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$75,660
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$74,320
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$74,270
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$73,460
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$71,250
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$70,740
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$70,290
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$66,050
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$65,450
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$65,380
Jacksonville
$64,650
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$61,690
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$47,390




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