Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,280
25th Percentile Wage
$32,390
50th Percentile Wage
$49,690
75th Percentile Wage
$73,330
90th Percentile Wage
$106,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous postsecondary 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) miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $106,880. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $19,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,690
1.33% 4.25%
2016
$49,030
2.81% -
2015
$47,650
1.85% -
2014
$46,770
0.90% -
2013
$46,350
-2.65% -
2012
$47,580
- -

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

The average salaries of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in 23 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 miscellaneous postsecondary teacher occupations is the junior colleges - local government owned industry with an annual salary $70,310. The lowest paying industry is the educational support services - local government owned industry (annual salary $23,530). For detailed miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$70,310
Educational Services - Local government owned
$65,840
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$60,370
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$56,580
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$55,410
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$54,210
Educational Support Services
$52,890
Educational Services - Privately owned
$52,100
Junior colleges - State government owned
$51,250
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$51,020
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$50,510
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$49,790
Educational Services
$49,690
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$49,290
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$49,180
Technical and Trade Schools
$48,550
Other Schools and Instruction
$48,340
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$47,650
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$46,420
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$45,660
Educational Services - State government owned
$43,900
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$41,800
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$23,530

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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