Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teacher Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers among Indiana 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers in Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$174,540
75th Percentile Wage
$128,600
50th Percentile Wage
$101,780
25th Percentile Wage
$78,760
10th Percentile Wage
$56,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $174,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
10th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $101,780 9.50%
2013 $92,950 18.15%
2012 $78,670 1.61%
2011 $77,420 4.42%
2010 $74,140 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in state of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 37.28%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 18.15%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 1.61% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 4.42% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teacher Wage in Indiana vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers
$101,780
Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers
$75,340
Environmental Science Teachers
$80,800
Postsecondary Physics Teachers
$84,080
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers
$67,900
Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
$59,960
Postsecondary Economics Teachers
$103,420

Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teacher Salary by State

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