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Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers

The highest paying states for postsecondary agricultural sciences 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 of postsecondary agricultural sciences teachers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $109,300, Michigan is the highest paying state for postsecondary agricultural sciences teachers. It is followed by Georgia (average annual salary $108,030). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of postsecondary agricultural sciences teachers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Agricultural Sciences Teachers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Michigan
$109,300
$39,140 240
2 Georgia
$108,030
$78,810 330
3 Massachusetts
$105,530
$56,750 50
4 Pennsylvania
$103,480
$50,670 450
5 Alabama
$101,110
$53,580 260
6 Florida
$99,500
$63,160 420
7 New York
$96,710
$44,750 330
8 Mississippi
$94,770
$57,340 150
9 Alaska
$93,570
$66,070 50
10 Nebraska
$93,420
$49,820 220
11 Oregon
$93,340
$48,560 230
12 Minnesota
$92,900
$50,260 210
13 Iowa
$91,050
$44,050 290
14 North Dakota
$90,690
$50,910 140
15 Ohio
$89,730
$48,830 480
16 Kansas
$89,330
$51,220 250
17 Texas
$89,320
$37,590 1,220
18 Colorado
$87,250
$40,910 140
19 Missouri
$86,330
$46,590 240
20 Tennessee
$86,090
$60,280 240
21 Montana
$83,850
$40,250 100
22 Maryland
$82,030
$45,340 160
23 Illinois
$81,960
$43,800 350
24 New Jersey
$81,210
$46,070 50
25 Oklahoma
$81,130
$41,140 120
26 California
$80,930
$43,910 520
27 Arkansas
$80,710
$38,140 370
28 Washington
$80,660
$48,240 50
29 West Virginia
$78,190
$61,640 40
30 Louisiana
$78,140
$45,500 40
31 Wisconsin
$78,060
$40,720 340
32 Utah
$77,370
$48,820 150
33 South Dakota
$76,400
$50,590 80
34 Idaho
$75,480
$45,990 250
35 Wyoming
$75,110
$40,810 60
36 Maine
$72,100
$31,970 50
37 Arizona
$71,120
$43,110 50
38 Vermont
$66,300
$34,920 30
39 Virginia
$57,350
$35,250 610
40 Kentucky
$57,200
$32,570 80
41 North Carolina
$46,270
$22,550 680

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of postsecondary agricultural sciences teachers in those states is not available at this time.

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