Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,340
25th Percentile Wage
$39,230
50th Percentile Wage
$51,720
75th Percentile Wage
$68,420
90th Percentile Wage
$91,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education 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 vocational education teachers is $91,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary vocational education teachers is $30,340.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$51,720
2.15% 7.19%
2016
$50,610
2.81% -
2015
$49,190
2.15% -
2014
$48,130
0.15% -
2013
$48,060
0.12% -
2012
$48,000
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Compare Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary vocational education 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 postsecondary vocational education teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry with an annual salary $59,560. The lowest paying industry is the educational support services - privately owned industry (annual salary $47,380). For detailed postsecondary vocational education teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$59,560
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$58,740
Educational Services - Local government owned
$57,790
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$54,710
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$54,140
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$53,600
Educational Services - State government owned
$52,490
Junior colleges - State government owned
$52,380
Educational Services
$51,720
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$50,490
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$49,820
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$49,730
Other Schools and Instruction
$49,640
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$48,890
Technical and Trade Schools
$48,480
Educational Services - Privately owned
$48,060
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$48,060
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$47,960
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$47,740
Educational Support Services
$47,710
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$47,650
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$47,380

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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