Postsecondary Home Economics Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Home Economics Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,370
25th Percentile Wage
$53,270
50th Percentile Wage
$71,630
75th Percentile Wage
$95,970
90th Percentile Wage
$123,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary home economics 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 home economics teachers is $123,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary home economics teachers is $39,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$71,630
3.35% 10.60%
2016
$69,230
6.14% -
2015
$64,980
2.40% -
2014
$63,420
1.07% -
2013
$62,740
-2.07% -
2012
$64,040
- -

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

The average salaries of postsecondary home economics 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 home economics teacher occupations is the junior colleges - local government owned industry with an annual salary $75,030. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools industry (annual salary $51,530). For detailed postsecondary home economics teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$75,030
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$74,280
Educational Services - Local government owned
$74,160
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$73,460
Educational Services
$71,630
Educational Services - State government owned
$71,040
Educational Services - Privately owned
$70,490
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$70,270
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$66,190
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$55,810
Junior colleges - State government owned
$53,710
Technical and Trade Schools
$51,530

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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