Postsecondary History Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary History Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,990
25th Percentile Wage
$52,760
50th Percentile Wage
$71,820
75th Percentile Wage
$97,160
90th Percentile Wage
$130,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary history 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 history teachers is $130,540. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary history teachers is $37,990.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201671,8203.37%8.28%
201569,4003.69%-
201466,8400.10%-
201366,7701.35%-
201265,870--

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

The average salaries of postsecondary history 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 history teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $98,630. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - state government owned industry (annual salary $53,360). For detailed postsecondary history 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
$98,630
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$76,040
Educational Services - Privately owned
$75,970
Educational Services - Local government owned
$74,640
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$73,960
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$72,450
Educational Services
$71,820
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$71,590
Educational Services - State government owned
$67,990
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$63,260
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$55,810
Junior colleges - State government owned
$53,360

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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