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Highest Paying Industries for Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

The top 100 highest paying industries for self-enrichment education 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 $85,490, colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned is the highest paying industry for self-enrichment education teachers. It is followed by professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers industry (average annual salary $74,670). 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 self-enrichment education teachers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Industries for Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$85,490
n/a
2 Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$74,670
40
3 Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$72,560
70
4 Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$70,340
240
5 Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations
$69,130
50
6 Other Information Services
$67,700
420
7 Information
$63,700
550
8 Wholesale Trade
$60,390
110
9 Other schools and instruction - Local government owned
$55,610
340
10 Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$52,420
40
11 Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$51,060
300
12 Grantmaking and Giving Services
$50,770
660
13 Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$48,440
40
14 Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$47,660
10,510
15 Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$47,190
50
16 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$46,770
1,290
17 Educational Services - Local government owned
$46,340
14,490
18 Elementary and Secondary Schools
$46,150
15,500
19 Performing Arts Companies
$45,870
4,990
20 Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$45,810
3,010
21 Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$44,100
6,490
22 Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
$43,820
2,000
23 Other Motor Vehicle Dealers
$43,790
70
24 Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$43,790
70
25 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$43,340
760
26 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$43,200
18,980
27 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$42,940
22,300
28 Scientific Research and Development Services
$42,930
90
29 Junior colleges - State government owned
$42,700
1,470
30 Educational Services - State government owned
$42,690
2,510
31 Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$42,490
390
32 Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$42,330
3,760
33 State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$41,840
600
34 State government, including schools and hospitals
$41,820
3,330
35 Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$41,140
4,040
36 Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$41,030
50
37 All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$40,990
30
38 Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$40,990
30
39 Junior colleges - Local government owned
$40,050
2,420
40 Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$39,020
210
41 Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$38,930
4,750
42 Outpatient Care Centers
$38,590
140
43 Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$38,460
400
44 Religious Organizations
$37,770
8,290
45 Home Health Care Services
$37,720
n/a
46 Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$37,520
540
47 Child Day Care Services
$37,510
2,150
48 Hospitals - Privately owned
$37,380
170
49 Technical and Trade Schools
$37,350
3,550
50 Educational Services
$37,340
131,820
51 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$37,280
140
52 Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$37,030
110
53 Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$36,870
3,290
54 Spectator Sports
$36,590
160
55 Social Advocacy Organizations
$36,050
3,550
56 Educational Services - Privately owned
$35,990
114,820
57 Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$35,980
800
58 Casino Hotels
$35,870
n/a
59 Other Schools and Instruction
$35,710
100,090
60 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$35,710
1,990
61 Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$35,640
99,750
62 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$35,450
750
63 Educational Support Services
$35,420
2,880
64 Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$35,230
20,240
65 Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$35,140
2,840
66 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$35,000
200
67 Individual and Family Services
$34,930
5,200
68 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$34,860
21,250
69 Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$34,810
710
70 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$34,480
19,130
71 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$34,360
530
72 Facilities Support Services
$34,300
50
73 Social Assistance
$34,130
10,330
74 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$33,940
5,000
75 Federal, State, and Local Government
$33,940
5,000
76 Other Support Services
$33,760
130
77 Food Services and Drinking Places
$33,630
40
78 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$33,510
420
79 Health Care and Social Assistance
$33,370
12,210
80 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$33,240
4,400
81 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$33,060
580
82 Ambulatory Health Care Services
$33,050
520
83 Junior colleges - Privately owned
$33,000
150
84 Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services
$32,830
70
85 Temporary Help Services
$32,830
180
86 Administrative and Support Services
$32,680
570
87 Other Residential Care Facilities
$32,380
390
88 Sporting Goods Stores
$31,930
n/a
89 Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$31,790
n/a
90 Transportation and Warehousing
$31,610
220
91 Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$31,540
5,120
92 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$31,440
1,030
93 Home Furnishings Stores
$31,390
120
94 Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$31,390
120
95 Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$30,830
190
96 Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$30,820
200
97 Employment Services
$30,720
270
98 Civic and Social Organizations
$30,700
7,350
99 Personal Care Services
$30,590
910
100 Traveler Accommodation
$30,410
310
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