Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of postsecondary social sciences teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare postsecondary social sciences teacher salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,600
25th Percentile Wage
$77,580
50th Percentile Wage
$93,330
75th Percentile Wage
$122,790
90th Percentile Wage
$184,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary social sciences teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 social sciences teachers is $184,220. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $93,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary social sciences teachers is $66,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary social sciences teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$93,330
-0.06% 0.83%
2013
$93,390
0.89% -
2012
$92,560
- -

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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