National » Education, Training, and Library » Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teachers » Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,300
25th Percentile Wage
$36,600
50th Percentile Wage
$54,400
75th Percentile Wage
$80,120
90th Percentile Wage
$105,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $105,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $29,300.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201654,400-7.57%5.26%
201558,520-5.26%-
201461,60014.68%-
201352,5601.94%-
201251,540--

Compare Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in four industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for miscellaneous postsecondary teacher occupations is the professional, scientific, and technical services industry with an annual salary $54,400. The lowest paying industry is the scientific research and development services industry (annual salary $46,760). For detailed miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$54,400
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$51,610
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$48,310
Scientific Research and Development Services
$46,760

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



Related:

Highest paying industries for miscellaneous postsecondary teachers.