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

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,540
25th Percentile Wage
$26,520
50th Percentile Wage
$39,980
75th Percentile Wage
$51,720
90th Percentile Wage
$63,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education 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 vocational education teachers is $63,700. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary vocational education teachers is $20,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,9805.25%6.88%
201537,880-13.15%-
201442,86010.34%-
201338,4303.12%-
201237,230--

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

The average salaries of postsecondary vocational education teachers in five 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 vocational education teacher occupations is the hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals) industry with an annual salary $56,570. The lowest paying industry is the individual and family services industry (annual salary $26,480). For detailed postsecondary vocational education 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)
$56,570
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$45,260
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$39,860
Social Assistance
$39,210
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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