Postsecondary Social Work Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Social Work Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,590
25th Percentile Wage
$47,740
50th Percentile Wage
$64,030
75th Percentile Wage
$89,510
90th Percentile Wage
$130,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary social work 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 social work teachers is $130,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary social work teachers is $34,590.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201664,0301.00%1.22%
201563,3901.50%-
201462,440-2.95%-
201364,2801.60%-
201263,250--

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

The average salaries of postsecondary social work 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 postsecondary social work teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $135,720. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - privately owned industry (annual salary $53,400). For detailed postsecondary social work 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
$135,720
Educational Services - Local government owned
$76,920
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$65,620
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$65,300
Educational Services - State government owned
$64,790
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$64,260
Educational Services
$64,030
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$62,580
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$61,020
Educational Services - Privately owned
$60,920
Junior colleges - State government owned
$59,270
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$53,400

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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