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

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Health Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,630
25th Percentile Wage
$71,980
50th Percentile Wage
$111,500
75th Percentile Wage
$176,590
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary health 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 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary health teachers is $176,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $111,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary health teachers is $46,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary health teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$111,500
4.04% 17.00%
2016
$106,990
8.34% -
2015
$98,070
-2.13% -
2014
$100,160
2.96% -
2013
$97,200
4.79% -
2012
$92,540
- -

Compare Postsecondary Health Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary health teachers in 21 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for postsecondary health teacher occupations is the specialty hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $164,420. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $37,840). For detailed postsecondary health teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$164,420
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$144,220
Hospitals - State government owned
$142,420
Outpatient Care Centers
$136,200
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$133,780
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$117,340
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$110,540
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$110,480
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$104,760
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$100,700
Hospitals - Local government owned
$100,560
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$100,560
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$99,750
Hospitals - Privately owned
$99,680
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$91,990
Offices of Physicians
$84,400
Individual and Family Services
$55,770
Social Assistance
$55,150
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$49,260
Home Health Care Services
$41,680
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$37,840

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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