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

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

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Teachers and Instructors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,270
25th Percentile Wage
$38,560
50th Percentile Wage
$57,920
75th Percentile Wage
$83,860
90th Percentile Wage
$139,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous teachers and instructors 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 teachers and instructors is $139,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous teachers and instructors is $24,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous teachers and instructors in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$57,920
-0.81% 9.88%
2016
$58,390
8.72% -
2015
$53,300
-3.06% -
2014
$54,930
0.58% -
2013
$54,610
4.41% -
2012
$52,200
- -

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

The average salaries of miscellaneous teachers and instructors in ten 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 teacher and instructor occupations is the research and development in the social sciences and humanities industry with an annual salary $69,330. The lowest paying industry is the accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services industry (annual salary $30,590). For detailed miscellaneous teacher and instructor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$69,330
Scientific Research and Development Services
$61,260
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$57,920
Engineering Services
$56,160
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$55,350
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$49,270
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$48,480
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$44,950
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$42,070
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$30,590

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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