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Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers

The highest paying states 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 of postsecondary health specialties teachers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $142,640, Connecticut is the highest paying state for postsecondary health specialties teachers. It is followed by Washington (average annual salary $142,240). 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 health specialties teachers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Health Specialties Teachers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Connecticut
$142,640
$55,980 3,260
2 Washington
$142,240
$70,620 3,410
3 Missouri
$140,310
$55,490 5,910
4 Michigan
$136,930
$58,060 7,000
5 California
$134,510
$60,740 12,410
6 Iowa
$131,880
$56,600 2,550
7 Oregon
$129,590
$58,170 3,690
8 New Mexico
$124,020
$59,890 1,280
9 Utah
$115,440
$43,520 1,910
10 Illinois
$110,150
$46,750 7,780
11 Arkansas
$108,810
$36,870 1,550
12 Massachusetts
$108,670
$54,660 5,220
13 New York
$107,450
$49,770 21,400
14 Arizona
$105,820
$42,880 4,060
15 District of Columbia
$105,820
$52,140 570
16 Colorado
$105,770
$41,990 5,510
17 North Carolina
$103,630
$34,010 9,910
18 North Dakota
$103,620
$56,030 330
19 Indiana
$99,680
$49,250 3,040
20 New Hampshire
$97,940
$56,330 620
21 Alabama
$96,210
$45,240 2,960
22 Louisiana
$93,900
$44,490 790
23 Florida
$92,600
$42,540 9,090
24 Kansas
$90,900
$45,660 550
25 New Jersey
$90,740
$52,430 3,040
26 Rhode Island
$88,420
$51,990 340
27 Maine
$84,550
$32,420 550
28 Texas
$82,530
$41,620 7,840
29 Minnesota
$82,450
$39,040 3,260
30 Wisconsin
$82,070
$46,560 5,160
31 Tennessee
$81,690
$24,100 5,220
32 Idaho
$79,730
$43,840 890
33 Ohio
$77,960
$32,190 8,640
34 South Dakota
$77,260
$51,030 140
35 Pennsylvania
$77,190
$39,140 6,710
36 Nevada
$76,440
$33,670 860
37 Oklahoma
$75,190
$39,890 2,890
38 Kentucky
$68,670
$40,490 2,820
39 Georgia
$68,190
$41,760 5,140
40 Wyoming
$67,930
$42,390 220
41 Virginia
$64,280
$32,180 5,220
42 South Carolina
$61,070
$25,140 3,150
43 Montana
$56,790
$18,440 210
44 West Virginia
$55,550
$23,340 1,620
45 Puerto Rico
$53,060
$19,460 1,510

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

See also: Highest paying industries for postsecondary health specialties teachers, Top Paying Jobs in America.