Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare postsecondary teacher salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,820
25th Percentile Wage
$49,930
50th Percentile Wage
$62,550
75th Percentile Wage
$78,280
90th Percentile Wage
$96,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary teachers is $96,820. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary teachers is $34,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,5507.29%23.29%
201557,990-6.29%-
201461,640-1.09%-
201362,31023.00%-
201247,980--

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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