Environmental Science Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Environmental Science Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,970
25th Percentile Wage
$57,240
50th Percentile Wage
$76,360
75th Percentile Wage
$108,490
90th Percentile Wage
$150,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental 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) environmental science teachers is $150,070. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid environmental science teachers is $43,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$76,360
-2.58% -1.40%
2016
$78,330
-0.56% -
2015
$78,770
1.65% -
2014
$77,470
-1.48% -
2013
$78,620
1.51% -
2012
$77,430
- -

Compare Environmental Science Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of environmental science teachers in twelve 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 environmental science teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $91,220. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - privately owned industry (annual salary $48,370). For detailed environmental 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
$91,220
Educational Services - Local government owned
$84,370
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$83,070
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$78,770
Educational Services - Privately owned
$78,560
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$77,280
Educational Services
$76,360
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$76,290
Educational Services - State government owned
$74,240
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$71,010
Junior colleges - State government owned
$55,820
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$48,370

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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