Postsecondary Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,700
25th Percentile Wage
$45,700
50th Percentile Wage
$59,630
75th Percentile Wage
$79,370
90th Percentile Wage
$105,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary criminal justice and law enforcement 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 criminal justice and law enforcement teachers is $105,380. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary criminal justice and law enforcement teachers is $34,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,6301.36%2.52%
201558,8202.67%-
201457,2500.35%-
201357,050-1.89%-
201258,130--

Compare Postsecondary Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary criminal justice and law enforcement teachers in 15 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 criminal justice and law enforcement teacher occupations is the junior colleges - local government owned industry with an annual salary $66,260. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools industry (annual salary $49,170). For detailed postsecondary criminal justice and law enforcement teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$66,260
Educational Services - Local government owned
$64,740
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$64,400
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$60,710
Educational Services
$59,630
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$59,170
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$58,420
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$57,970
Educational Services - Privately owned
$57,960
Educational Services - State government owned
$57,950
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$56,020
Junior colleges - State government owned
$55,450
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$53,820
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$53,820
Technical and Trade Schools
$49,170

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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