Postsecondary Math and Computer Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Math and Computer Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,200
25th Percentile Wage
$53,420
50th Percentile Wage
$73,760
75th Percentile Wage
$105,700
90th Percentile Wage
$155,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary math and computer teachers in the industry sector of educational 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) postsecondary math and computer teachers is $155,700. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $73,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary math and computer teachers is $40,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary math and computer teachers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$73,760
1.76% 8.19%
2016
$72,460
3.46% -
2015
$69,950
3.09% -
2014
$67,790
-1.31% -
2013
$68,680
1.40% -
2012
$67,720
- -

Compare Postsecondary Math and Computer Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary math and computer teachers in 22 industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for postsecondary math and computer teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $100,970. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - local government owned industry (annual salary $53,510). For detailed postsecondary math and computer teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$100,970
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$87,790
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$87,790
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$80,850
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$78,710
Educational Services - Local government owned
$77,560
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$76,800
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$75,050
Educational Services - Privately owned
$74,450
Educational Services
$73,760
Educational Services - State government owned
$71,080
Educational Support Services
$70,070
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$70,070
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$69,100
Other Schools and Instruction
$68,780
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$66,910
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$59,890
Junior colleges - State government owned
$56,290
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$55,800
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$55,110
Technical and Trade Schools
$55,100
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$53,510

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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