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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 $114,650, Michigan is the highest paying state for postsecondary agricultural sciences teachers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $114,100). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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
$114,650
$41,280 260
2 New York
$114,100
$56,310 360
3 Pennsylvania
$105,270
$50,450 400
4 Georgia
$100,320
$73,710 310
5 Florida
$100,180
$69,780 380
6 Alabama
$97,810
$50,910 240
7 Wisconsin
$96,850
$55,650 230
8 Texas
$94,850
$46,630 1,790
9 Kentucky
$94,240
$54,120 170
10 Iowa
$93,610
$39,780 280
11 Minnesota
$92,900
$50,260 210
12 Ohio
$91,410
$49,890 480
13 Tennessee
$91,200
$60,090 250
14 North Dakota
$90,690
$50,910 190
15 Mississippi
$90,370
$53,210 150
16 Colorado
$90,370
$47,310 100
17 Arkansas
$89,010
$45,880 300
18 Oregon
$88,310
$44,840 140
19 Oklahoma
$85,420
$48,510 250
20 North Carolina
$85,150
$46,280 340
21 Idaho
$84,270
$43,320 50
22 California
$84,050
$43,140 430
23 Missouri
$82,250
$47,960 230
24 New Jersey
$81,210
$46,070 40
25 Washington
$80,660
$48,240 50
26 Maryland
$79,140
$43,750 160
27 Illinois
$78,220
$25,410 60
28 West Virginia
$78,190
$61,640 40
29 Louisiana
$78,140
$45,500 40
30 Utah
$77,370
$48,820 150
31 Wyoming
$76,180
$50,630 80
32 South Dakota
$74,690
$49,400 80
33 Kansas
$72,590
$18,320 70
34 Arizona
$66,580
$36,570 40
35 Virginia
$57,350
$35,250 170

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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