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Other Teacher and Instructor Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of other teachers and instructors in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other teacher and instructor salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Teachers and Instructors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,260
25th Percentile Wage
$31,670
50th Percentile Wage
$50,590
75th Percentile Wage
$69,130
90th Percentile Wage
$85,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other teachers and instructors in the industry sector of 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) other teachers and instructors is $85,200. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other teachers and instructors is $22,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other teachers and instructors in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,590-4.61%-9.65%
201552,920-5.63%-
201455,9000.63%-
201355,5500.14%-
201255,470--

Compare Other Teacher and Instructor Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of other teachers and instructors in eight industries in the 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 other teacher and instructor occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $69,120. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $30,400). For detailed other teacher and instructor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$69,120
Federal government, including USPS
$69,120
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$53,370
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$50,590
State government, including schools and hospitals
$42,770
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$35,690
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$31,260
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$30,400

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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