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Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers

The highest paying states for postsecondary home economics 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 home economics teachers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $90,790, Michigan is the highest paying state for postsecondary home economics teachers. It is followed by Florida (average annual salary $87,000). 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 home economics teachers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Michigan
$90,790
$52,580 40
2 Florida
$87,000
$54,690 90
3 California
$85,080
$52,090 390
4 Georgia
$80,790
$49,230 90
5 Alabama
$80,780
$48,340 130
6 Ohio
$78,110
$42,380 30
7 Illinois
$77,960
$41,220 60
8 Wisconsin
$77,600
$37,950 80
9 Pennsylvania
$74,300
$34,190 130
10 Kentucky
$72,130
$45,760 80
11 Iowa
$71,790
$41,410 70
12 Arizona
$70,540
$41,350 50
13 New Jersey
$70,090
$34,190 60
14 Maryland
$68,740
$30,180 30
15 Kansas
$68,070
$35,530 40
16 New Mexico
$66,900
$42,640 60
17 Missouri
$66,870
$29,480 30
18 Texas
$64,460
$19,130 400
19 Utah
$64,250
$37,660 40
20 Mississippi
$64,240
$30,460 60
21 North Carolina
$63,130
$42,130 140
22 Indiana
$61,640
$37,340 180
23 Connecticut
$60,550
$48,410 50
24 Massachusetts
$60,540
$49,670 40
25 Washington
$59,610
$35,510 230
26 Nebraska
$56,380
$42,940 50
27 Tennessee
$50,970
$34,290 30
28 Oklahoma
$48,860
$31,730 130
29 Arkansas
$43,800
$26,600 40

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

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