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Highest Paying Industries for Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers

The top 34 highest paying industries for postsecondary health specialties teachers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $183,790, hospitals - state government owned is the highest paying industry for postsecondary health specialties teachers. It is followed by educational support services - privately owned industry (average annual salary $140,910). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of postsecondary health specialties teachers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 34 Highest Paying Industries for Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Hospitals - State government owned
$183,790
1,830
2 Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$140,910
370
3 Educational Support Services
$140,910
370
4 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$137,750
2,440
5 Ambulatory Health Care Services
$131,090
790
6 Health Care and Social Assistance
$123,510
7,060
7 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$122,870
6,260
8 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$114,240
850
9 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$110,790
5,270
10 Hospitals - Privately owned
$110,700
4,400
11 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$110,690
4,400
12 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$99,460
75,910
13 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$98,110
133,820
14 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$95,270
55,470
15 State government, including schools and hospitals
$94,970
83,810
16 Educational Services - State government owned
$94,170
81,980
17 Educational Services - Privately owned
$90,050
62,790
18 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$89,440
100,060
19 Educational Services
$89,280
160,980
20 Offices of Physicians
$86,780
410
21 Educational Services - Local government owned
$68,030
16,220
22 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$68,020
16,240
23 Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$67,150
340
24 Other Schools and Instruction
$66,370
350
25 Junior colleges - Local government owned
$62,970
13,600
26 Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$57,910
21,450
27 Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$55,390
180
28 Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$54,450
920
29 Junior colleges - State government owned
$53,160
5,760
30 Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$52,980
860
31 Technical and Trade Schools
$52,500
4,080
32 Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$52,270
240
33 Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$52,120
3,660
34 Junior colleges - Privately owned
$49,640
2,090
See also: Highest paying cities for postsecondary health specialties teachers.