Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,000
25th Percentile Wage
$55,130
50th Percentile Wage
$67,790
75th Percentile Wage
$75,700
90th Percentile Wage
$89,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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 $89,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous postsecondary teachers is $35,000.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$67,790
1.95% 47.09%
2014
$66,470
2.98% -
2013
$64,490
44.38% -
2012
$35,870
- -

Compare Miscellaneous Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous postsecondary teachers in six industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation 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 performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries industry with an annual salary $69,080. The lowest paying industry is the fitness and recreational sports centers industry (annual salary $67,940). For detailed miscellaneous postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$69,080
Performing Arts Companies
$69,080
Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
$69,080
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$67,940
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$67,940
Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers
$67,940

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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