Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teacher Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

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

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,880
25th Percentile Wage
$62,880
50th Percentile Wage
$67,940
75th Percentile Wage
$73,000
90th Percentile Wage
$76,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies 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) postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers is $76,030. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers is $43,880.

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

The average salaries of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in three 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 postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teacher occupations is the amusement, gambling, and recreation industries industry with an annual salary $67,940. The lowest paying industry is the fitness and recreational sports centers industry (annual salary $67,940). For detailed postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
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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