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
$38,470
25th Percentile Wage
$52,000
50th Percentile Wage
$72,460
75th Percentile Wage
$102,790
90th Percentile Wage
$150,910

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 $150,910. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary math and computer teachers is $38,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,4603.46%6.54%
201569,9503.09%-
201467,790-1.31%-
201368,6801.40%-
201267,720--

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 20 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 $101,630. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - local government owned industry (annual salary $50,120). 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
$101,630
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$79,290
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$78,040
Educational Services - Local government owned
$75,930
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$75,570
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$75,180
Educational Services - Privately owned
$74,660
Educational Services
$72,460
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$71,270
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$71,270
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$69,100
Educational Services - State government owned
$68,970
Other Schools and Instruction
$68,780
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$65,320
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$59,890
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$57,630
Junior colleges - State government owned
$54,890
Technical and Trade Schools
$52,040
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$50,460
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$50,120

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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