Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary vocational education teachers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary vocational education 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 Vocational Education Teachers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,880
25th Percentile Wage
$37,850
50th Percentile Wage
$58,490
75th Percentile Wage
$99,260
90th Percentile Wage
$125,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,490
10.86% 36.02%
2016
$52,140
5.85% -
2015
$49,090
11.55% -
2014
$43,420
4.72% -
2013
$41,370
9.55% -
2012
$37,420
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in state of Iowa ranges from $30,850 to $102,760. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $102,760. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Waterloo-Cedar Falls (mean annual salary $66,470). The lowest paying area is Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $30,850.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$102,760
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$66,470
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$64,460
Cedar Rapids
$49,830
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$46,380
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$42,720
Dubuque
$34,730
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$30,850




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