The salary statistics of secondary school teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare secondary school teacher salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school 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) secondary school teachers is $75,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid secondary school teachers is $32,480.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of secondary school teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of secondary school teachers in 18 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 secondary school teacher occupations is the psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $58,910. The lowest paying industry is the outpatient care centers industry (annual salary $36,530). For detailed secondary school 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|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Other Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .