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Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

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.

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,420
25th Percentile Wage
$35,260
50th Percentile Wage
$59,290
75th Percentile Wage
$90,680
90th Percentile Wage
$127,890

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 $127,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary teachers is $26,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart 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 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,290-24.19%23.11%
201573,630-3.38%-
201476,12022.40%-
201359,07022.82%-
201245,590--

Compare Postsecondary Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary teachers in eleven 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 repair and maintenance industry with an annual salary $84,870. The lowest paying industry is the civic and social organizations industry (annual salary $18,680). For detailed postsecondary teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Repair and Maintenance
$84,870
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$76,260
Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations
$73,900
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$61,100
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance
$55,430
Social Advocacy Organizations
$54,400
Personal and Laundry Services
$47,170
Personal Care Services
$44,970
Other Personal Services
$43,970
Religious Organizations
$40,330
Civic and Social Organizations
$18,680

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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