Postsecondary Computer Science Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,270
25th Percentile Wage
$56,060
50th Percentile Wage
$78,620
75th Percentile Wage
$113,940
90th Percentile Wage
$159,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary computer science 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 computer science teachers is $159,220. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $78,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary computer science teachers is $41,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,620
1.36% 8.17%
2016
$77,550
3.47% -
2015
$74,860
3.78% -
2014
$72,030
-1.51% -
2013
$73,120
1.26% -
2012
$72,200
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Compare Postsecondary Computer Science Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary computer science 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 computer science teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $114,350. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - local government owned industry (annual salary $53,840). For detailed postsecondary computer science 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
$114,350
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$93,130
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$93,130
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$92,130
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$87,420
Educational Services - State government owned
$79,180
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$79,120
Educational Services
$78,620
Educational Services - Local government owned
$78,390
Educational Services - Privately owned
$77,890
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$77,060
Educational Support Services
$70,960
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$70,960
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$69,340
Other Schools and Instruction
$68,950
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$67,920
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$61,770
Junior colleges - State government owned
$58,650
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$56,200
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$55,630
Technical and Trade Schools
$55,520
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$53,840

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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