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
$20,390
25th Percentile Wage
$33,680
50th Percentile Wage
$49,030
75th Percentile Wage
$72,740
90th Percentile Wage
$104,370

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 $104,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $20,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,0302.81%2.96%
201547,6501.85%-
201446,7700.90%-
201346,350-2.65%-
201247,580--

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

The average salaries of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in 22 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 $66,530. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $42,760). 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
$66,530
Educational Services - Local government owned
$63,560
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$58,360
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$56,790
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$56,580
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$55,040
Educational Support Services
$52,890
Educational Services - Privately owned
$52,720
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$51,400
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$51,390
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$51,350
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$50,880
Junior colleges - State government owned
$50,000
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$49,720
Educational Services
$49,030
Technical and Trade Schools
$47,980
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$46,860
Other Schools and Instruction
$46,100
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$45,990
Educational Services - State government owned
$44,190
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$43,330
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$42,760

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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