The salary statistics of substitute teachers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare substitute 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 substitute 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) substitute teachers is $38,720. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $23,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid substitute teachers is $17,760.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of substitute 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 substitute teachers in nine 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 substitute teacher occupations is the offices of physical, occupational and speech therapists, and audiologists industry with an annual salary $34,330. The lowest paying industry is the individual and family services industry (annual salary $22,860). For detailed substitute teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities|| |
|Child Day Care Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .