Postsecondary Engineering Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Engineering Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,100
25th Percentile Wage
$70,670
50th Percentile Wage
$97,540
75th Percentile Wage
$132,250
90th Percentile Wage
$176,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary engineering 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 engineering teachers is $176,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $97,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary engineering teachers is $49,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201697,5402.54%4.99%
201595,0600.98%-
201494,130-0.35%-
201394,4601.89%-
201292,670--

Compare Postsecondary Engineering Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary engineering teachers in 13 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 engineering teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $103,950. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools industry (annual salary $53,030). For detailed postsecondary engineering teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$103,950
Educational Services - Privately owned
$103,360
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$99,980
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$99,480
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$98,350
Educational Services
$97,540
Educational Services - State government owned
$96,220
Educational Services - Local government owned
$87,940
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$87,640
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$77,890
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$77,650
Junior colleges - State government owned
$64,520
Technical and Trade Schools
$53,030

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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