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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 $85,460). 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 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
$85,460
$52,250 80
3 Idaho
$84,170
$45,100 60
4 California
$82,980
$49,680 370
5 Alabama
$82,220
$51,100 150
6 Georgia
$80,790
$49,230 90
7 Ohio
$78,110
$42,380 110
8 Wisconsin
$77,600
$37,950 80
9 Pennsylvania
$76,970
$41,230 90
10 Illinois
$73,520
$37,510 40
11 Kentucky
$72,090
$43,150 50
12 Missouri
$71,850
$36,130 80
13 Iowa
$71,790
$41,410 70
14 New Jersey
$70,090
$34,190 60
15 Mississippi
$69,970
$30,380 50
16 Maryland
$68,740
$30,180 30
17 Kansas
$68,070
$35,530 40
18 New Mexico
$66,900
$42,640 60
19 Arizona
$63,790
$41,600 90
20 Oklahoma
$63,520
$19,490 60
21 Texas
$63,240
$19,270 330
22 South Dakota
$63,140
$42,320 50
23 Washington
$62,990
$43,940 90
24 Indiana
$61,640
$37,340 180
25 Connecticut
$60,550
$48,410 50
26 Massachusetts
$60,540
$49,670 40
27 Utah
$60,040
$40,210 50
28 Louisiana
$58,110
$46,040 50
29 Oregon
$57,210
$39,900 30
30 North Carolina
$57,050
$40,460 70
31 Tennessee
$56,440
$39,990 30
32 Nebraska
$56,380
$42,940 50
33 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.

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