The salary statistics of postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare postsecondary teacher salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$31,140|
|25th Percentile Wage||$47,070|
|50th Percentile Wage||$71,650|
|75th Percentile Wage||$110,400|
|90th Percentile Wage||$131,390|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). 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 teachers is $131,390. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary teachers is $31,140.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary teachers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of postsecondary teachers in 13 industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for postsecondary teacher occupations is the labor unions and similar labor organizations industry with an annual salary $88,870. The lowest paying industry is the religious organizations industry (annual salary $39,230). For detailed postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations|| |
|Commercial and Industrial Machinery Equipment (except Auto and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance|| |
|Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations|| |
|Grantmaking and Giving Services|| |
|Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations|| |
|Repair and Maintenance|| |
|Personal and Laundry Services|| |
|Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance|| |
|Social Advocacy Organizations|| |
|Personal Care Services|| |
|Civic and Social Organizations|| |
|Other Personal Services|| |
|Religious Organizations|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .