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

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

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,820
25th Percentile Wage
$25,670
50th Percentile Wage
$38,700
75th Percentile Wage
$55,050
90th Percentile Wage
$75,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous postsecondary 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) miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $75,040. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $20,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,700
-2.82% -17.44%
2015
$39,790
-12.64% -
2014
$44,820
8.63% -
2013
$40,950
-10.99% -
2012
$45,450
- -

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

The average salaries of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in 15 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 miscellaneous postsecondary teacher occupations is the psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $57,600. The lowest paying industry is the general medical and surgical hospitals - state government owned industry (annual salary $25,050). For detailed miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$57,600
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$43,800
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$41,720
Social Assistance
$39,710
Hospitals - State government owned
$38,350
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$37,330
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$36,300
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$33,390
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$31,690
Hospitals - Privately owned
$31,130
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$31,050
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$30,810
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$30,670
Individual and Family Services
$27,900
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$25,050

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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