Postsecondary Psychology Teacher Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary psychology teachers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary psychology 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 Psychology Teachers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,070
25th Percentile Wage
$60,460
50th Percentile Wage
$81,510
75th Percentile Wage
$101,100
90th Percentile Wage
$135,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary psychology teachers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $135,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $47,070.

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 psychology 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 psychology teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,5107.07%8.18%
201575,7509.72%-
201468,390-11.60%-
201376,3201.94%-
201274,840--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Psychology Teachers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary psychology teachers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary psychology teachers in state of Florida ranges from $39,310 to $101,320. The highest paying area for postsecondary psychology teachers in Florida is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $101,320. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach (mean annual salary $88,120). The lowest paying area is Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville with a median annual salary of $39,310.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tallahassee
$101,320
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$88,120
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$84,170
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$82,930
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$82,840
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$81,680
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$79,940
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$79,480
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$75,260
Jacksonville
$72,360
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$66,430
Ocala
$51,720
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$39,310


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