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
$19,390
25th Percentile Wage
$25,360
50th Percentile Wage
$39,790
75th Percentile Wage
$60,770
90th Percentile Wage
$109,110

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 $109,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $19,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201539,790-12.64%-14.22%
201444,8208.63%-
201340,950-10.99%-
201245,450--

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

The average salaries of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in eight 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 hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals) industry with an annual salary $54,960. The lowest paying industry is the individual and family services industry (annual salary $26,480). For detailed miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$54,960
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$54,890
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$45,260
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$39,860
Social Assistance
$39,210
Hospitals - Privately owned
$29,530
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$28,880
Individual and Family Services
$26,480

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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