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
$22,330
25th Percentile Wage
$31,440
50th Percentile Wage
$40,790
75th Percentile Wage
$55,070
90th Percentile Wage
$76,100

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 $76,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary vocational education teachers is $22,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below 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 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,790
1.99% 8.73%
2016
$39,980
5.25% -
2015
$37,880
-13.15% -
2014
$42,860
10.34% -
2013
$38,430
3.12% -
2012
$37,230
- -

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 14 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 - state government owned industry with an annual salary $59,400. The lowest paying industry is the individual and family services industry (annual salary $27,900). For detailed postsecondary vocational education teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Hospitals - State government owned
$59,400
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$58,160
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$57,600
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$52,420
Hospitals - Privately owned
$48,050
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,750
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$47,610
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$44,230
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$43,800
Social Assistance
$39,710
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$37,330
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$33,390
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$31,050
Individual and Family Services
$27,900

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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