Postsecondary Physics Teacher Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary physics teachers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary physics teachers amongst Iowa areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Physics Teachers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,760
25th Percentile Wage
$76,590
50th Percentile Wage
$97,590
75th Percentile Wage
$128,650
90th Percentile Wage
$161,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary physics teachers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $161,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $62,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary physics teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$97,590
2.58% 10.19%
2016
$95,070
10.12% -
2015
$85,450
1.45% -
2014
$84,210
0.21% -
2013
$84,030
-4.31% -
2012
$87,650
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