Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary vocational education teachers in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary vocational education teachers amongst Illinois metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,440
25th Percentile Wage
$34,720
50th Percentile Wage
$50,680
75th Percentile Wage
$65,440
90th Percentile Wage
$87,580

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,440.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.31
25th Percentile Wage
$16.69
50th Percentile Wage
$24.37
75th Percentile Wage
$31.46
90th Percentile Wage
$42.10

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.10. The median hourly salary is $24.37. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.31.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,6805.62%10.75%
201547,830-0.84%-
201448,2301.89%-
201347,3204.42%-
201245,230--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in state of Illinois ranges from $48,430 to $59,590. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Illinois is South Illinois nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $59,590. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Champaign-Urbana (mean annual salary $57,160). The lowest paying area is Springfield with a median annual salary of $48,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$59,590
Champaign-Urbana
$57,160
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$55,080
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$51,790
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$50,970
Springfield
$48,430


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